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Luetkemeyer on Lawsuit Against Overreaching CFPB

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), top Republican on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions released a statement regarding a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Consumer Bankers Association, American Bankers Association among others against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The lawsuit is a challenge…

Luetkemeyer Presses Big Bank CEOs on Investments in China

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today in a hearing with the CEOs of America’s largest retail banks in the House Financial Services Committee, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Consumer Protection & Financial Institutions Subcommittee questioned Jamie Dimon (JPMorgan Chase), Jane Fraser (Citi), and Brian Moynihan (Bank of America) about their respective banks’…

Luetkemeyer on the One Year Anniversary of Tragic Kabul Airport Bombing

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement regarding the one year anniversary of the Kabul airport bombing that killed 13 American servicemembers.  “One year ago today, the lives of 13 American heroes were cut short. A suicide bomber took the lives of 13 U.S. servicemembers and an estimated 170 civilians at the Kabul…

Luetkemeyer on Biden Student Loan Forgiveness Announcement

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WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement regarding the Biden Administration announcement on student loan forgiveness at the expense of the American taxpayer.  “During the Obama Administration, the General Counsel for the Department of Education was quoted saying, ‘if the issue is litigated, the more persuasive analyses…

Luetkemeyer, Huizenga Introduce INDEX Act to Empower American Retail Investors

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WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions and Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02), Ranking Member of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets Subcommittee introduced the House companion bill to the Investor Democracy is Expected (INDEX) Act. “This bill…

Luetkemeyer, McHenry Send Letter to Chopra Regarding Contradictory Testimonies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions Subcommittee and Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Ranking Member on the House Financial Services Committee sent a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra regarding his testimonies before the House Financial…

Luetkemeyer on Historic Overturning of Roe v. Wade

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WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released a statement regarding the landmark ruling from the United States Supreme Court that will overturn the tragic 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. “The Supreme Court is charged with interpreting the law, not writing it. However, in Roe v. Wade, the Court inappropriately established law in the United States making…

Luetkemeyer, 88 Members Call for Immediate Action Regarding Allegations of Illicit Fetal Tissue Research at University of Pittsburgh

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) joined 88 Members of Congress from both chambers in calling for an immediate audit into allegations of illicit fetal tissue research at the University of Pittsburgh. The letter urges Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Inspector General (IG) Christi Grimm to conduct an investigation into whether the…

Luetkemeyer, McHenry Lead Letter to Chopra Regarding Radical Interpretation of UDAAP Policy, Changes to CFPB Procedures

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), top Republican on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), top Republican on the House Financial Services Committee led a letter with House Financial Services Committee Republicans to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit…

Luetkemeyer Cosponsors Resolution Honoring Lives of Fallen Missouri Police Officers

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) cosponsored Congresswoman Vicki Hartzler (MO-04)’s House resolution to honor the lives of three Missouri law enforcement officers whose lives were lost in the line of duty in March. “Every day across our state, Missouri law enforcement officers show up to put the safety of our communities above their own. These…