Rep. Jeb Hensarling
Republican • 5th District, Texas • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 1 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 266 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 37 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 180 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Hensarling was born on May 29, 1957 in Stephenville, Texas, and grew up on the family farm in College Station, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1979 with a bachelor's degree in economics. In 1982 he earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Texas at Austin.
Prior to serving in Congress, Hensarling was State Director for Texas Senator Phil Gramm from 1985 until 1989. Then from 1991 to 1993 he served as executive director of the Republican Senatorial Committee. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.98Referred to the House Committee Feb 10, 2015 1 Views
Providing amounts for the expenses of the Committee on Financial Services in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1658Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 1 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the circumstances in which official time may be used by a Federal employee.
H.R.1714Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 0 Views
To reform the Federal sugar program, and for other purposes.
H.R.1610Referred to House Rules Mar 25, 2015 5 Views
To establish biennial budgets for the United States Government.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015