Jeb Hensarling

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Jeb Hensarling
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Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Preceded bySpencer Bachus
Chairman of the House Republican Conference
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2013
LeaderJohn Boehner
Preceded byMike Pence
Succeeded byCathy McMorris Rodgers
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Texas's 5th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2003
Preceded byPete Sessions
Personal details
Born (1957-05-29) May 29, 1957 (age 62)
Stephenville, Texas, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Melissa Hensarling
ChildrenClaire
Travis
Alma materTexas A&M University, College Station
University of Texas at Austin

Jeb Hensarling (born May 29, 1957) is an American politician.[1] Hensarling is the U.S. Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district, serving since 2003.[1] He currently chairs the House Financial Services Committee, and has previously served as the chairman of the House Republican Conference from 2011 to 2013. Hensarling is a member of the Republican Party.[2]

Hensarling was born on May 29, 1957 in Stephenville, Texas.[1] He graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts degree.[1] He received his Juris Doctor at University of Texas at Austin.[1] He is married to Melissa Hensarling. They have two children.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Jeb Hensarling". Congress Merge. Retrieved 22 July 2015.
  2. "Hensarling, Jeb". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 21, 2015.

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