The agency created to protect financial consumers needs bipartisan leadership.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX), Chairman of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee, delivered the following opening statement—as prepared for delivery—at today’s Subcommittee hearing entitled “Short-term, Small Dollar Lending: the CFPB’s Assault on Access to Credit and Trampling of State and Tribal Sovereignty:”
The economic crisis in the cotton industry continues to harm not only the hardworking farm families in West Texas, but is also having a ripple effect throughout our entire region’s economy.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX), Vice-Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, issued the following statement after media reports suggested the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Secretary Vilsack felt the Department lacked the legal authority to designate cottonseed oil as an “other oilseed” under the Farm Bill:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX) issued the following statement after Texas Tech University was designated a Tier One Carnegie university: