Rep. Patrick McHenry
Republican • 10th District, North Carolina • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 396 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 158 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 366 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
McHenry was born October 22, 1975 and was raised in Gastonia, North Carolina. While a student at North Carolina State University and Belmont Abbey College, McHenry chaired the North Carolina Federation of College Republicans and served as treasurer for the College Republican National Committee. His first unsuccessful run for public office was in 1998, while still a student. After earning a bachelor's degree in history in 1999, McHenry briefly worked for media consulting firm DCI/New Media, overseeing a campaign opposing Hillary Clinton during her 2000 Senate bid.
In the summer and fall of 2000, McHenry worked on George W. Bush's successful 2000 presidential campaign and was named volunteer coordinator for Bush's inaugural committee. After six months working as a special assistant to the United States Secretary of Labor in Washington, DC, McHenry returned to North Carolina and successfully ran for the state legislature. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4734 - Bureau Arbitration Fairness ActReferred to the House Committee May 22, 2014 8 Views
To repeal the authority of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to restrict mandatory pre-dispute arbitration.
H.R.4564 - Equity Crowdfunding Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee May 06, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act to improve the crowdfunding provisions, and for other purposes.
H.R.4565 - Startup Capital Modernization Act of 2014Ordered to be Reported May 22, 2014 2 Views
To amend the securities laws to improve the small company capital formation provisions, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.702Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 11 Views
Affirming that private equity plays an important role in growing and strengthening United States businesses throughout all sectors of the econ...
H.R.5265Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 15, 2014 11 Views
To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Hamlet, North Carolina, as the "Edward 'Ed' James O'Neal Depar...
H.R.5233 - Trade Secrets Protection Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 7 Views
To amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade secrets, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Aye (with party)August 01, 2014