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Huizenga Selected to lead Republican ESG Working Group

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Today, House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Patrick McHenry (R-NC), announced the formation of a Republican Working Group led by Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Bill Huizenga (R-MI). The purpose of the working group is to combat the threat to our capital markets posed by those on the far-left pushing environmental, social, and governance (ESG)…

Bipartisan Huizenga, Vargas Credit Union Reform Legislation Passes U.S. House

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Last night, Congressman Bill Huizenga, Chairman of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee on the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after the House unanimously passed H.R. 582, the Credit Union Board Modernization Act. Introduced by Juan Vargas (D-CA), Congressman Huizenga was the lead Republican on this bipartisan bill.  The Credit Union…

Huizenga Discusses STOVE Act, Holding Bureaucrats Accountable in the Detroit News

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A Michigan lawmaker has introduced a bill in Congress that would preemptively prohibit the federal government from restricting or banning the use of gas stoves, though the head of the Consumer Product Safety Commission recently insisted it has no plans to do so. The legislation from Republican U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga of Holland is dubbed the Stop Trying to Obsessively Vilify Energy…

Huizenga Selected to Chair Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee on House Financial Services Committee

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-04) was named Chairman of the House Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. This Subcommittee will oversee all agencies, departments, programs and matters within the Financial Services Committee’s jurisdiction. Federal agencies under the purview of the Financial Service Committee include: The Securities and Exchange Commission…

Huizenga, Mooney Introduce STOVE Act to Block a Potential Ban on Gas Stoves

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-04) announced the introduction of H.R. 263, the Stop Trying to Obsessively Vilify Energy (STOVE) Act. Recently, federal regulators have openly expressed their desire to ban gas stoves with a commissioner of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) stating, “any option is on the table.” The STOVE Act preempts this bureaucratic overreach by…

Huizenga Votes to Create Select Committee on China, Rebuild American Supply Chains, Strengthen Michigan Manufacturing

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-04) released the following statement after voting in support of establishing a Select Committee on China in the U.S. House of Representatives:  “The challenges China poses cannot be understated,” said Congressman Bill Huizenga. “We all saw during the pandemic the cascading effects that relying on China for the essentials had on our economy.…

Huizenga: It Has Been an Absolute Honor & Privilege to Serve the Second District

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On Friday, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI) spoke on the House floor about the deep honor of serving Michigan's Second Congressional District. Below is the video of Congressman Huizenga’s closing remarks. Congressman Huizenga will begin serving Michigan's 4th Congressional District when the 118th Congress is officially seated on January 3, 2023.   As the 117th Congress…

Huizenga Raises Questions on Timing of SBF Arrest, Discusses Collapse of FTX on Fox & Friends

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Yesterday, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee appeared on Fox News’ Fox & Friends to discuss yesterday’s congressional hearing on the collapse of FTX.  Highlights and video of Congressman Huizenga’s remarks are included below. Click…

Huizenga Questions FTX CEO, Previous Behavior of SBF Before Collapse

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), questioned John Ray, CEO of FTX, about Sam Bankman-Fried’s unacceptable management practices. It appears SEC Chair Gary Gensler missed multiple red flags while trying to cut a deal with FTX. Congress must provide clarity and hold the SEC accountable. Rep. Huizenga's remarks and questions during the FTX House Financial Services Committee Hearing…

Huizenga, Barr Introduce Materiality Bill to Rein in SEC Rulemaking, Promote Capital Investment & Economic Growth

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (R-MI), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee and Congressman Andy Barr (R-KY), Ranking Member of Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy introduced the Mandatory Materiality Requirement Act of 2022. The Mandatory Materiality Requirement Act of 2022 would…

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