Rep. Patrick McHenry
Republican • 10th District, North Carolina • 6th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 248 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 47 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 410 of 440) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 338 of 440)
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.1928 - Empowering Parents to Invest in Choice Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Apr 22, 2015 1 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the coverage of qualified tuition programs and increase the limitation on contributions t...
H.R.1839 - RAISE Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Apr 16, 2015 1 Views
To amend the Securities Act of 1933 to exempt certain transactions involving purchases by accredited investors, and for other purposes.
H.R.1365 - Ammunition and Firearms Protection ActReferred to the Subcommittee Mar 31, 2015 7 Views
To prevent the reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2477 - Financial Transparency Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 08, 2015 1 Views
To amend securities, commodities, and banking laws to make the information reported to financial regulatory agencies electronically searchable...
H.R.6 - 21st Century Cures ActOrdered to be Reported (Amended) May 21, 2015 46 Views
To accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of 21st century cures, and for other purposes.
H.Res.259Referred to the Subcommittee May 15, 2015 0 Views
Expressing support for designation of September 2015 as "National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month".
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (against party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015