For Immediate Release
October 31, 2017
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ABA Statement on Chairman Hensarling’s Retirement from Congress

By Rob Nichols, ABA president and CEO

​     “We congratulate Chairman Hensarling for his dedicated years of public service to the people of Texas.  As a legislator, he has always been true to his convictions, and we appreciate the leadership role he has taken to advance regulatory reforms that would allow banks to better serve their customers and communities.   We look forward to working with him on a host of important issues as he completes his term in office.”

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