US House passes sweeping financial deregulation bill from Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling
Jeb Hensarling, R-Dallas, during his tenure as the House Financial Services Committee chairman. It passed the House on a mostly party-line vote of 233-186. The Texas delegation vote broke down along party lines, with the exception of U.S. Rep.
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