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  • Luetkemeyer Requests Information Regarding the Effects of CECL on GSEs
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member of the Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions Subcommittee, requested additional information regarding the effects of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB) Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) rule on Government Sponsored Enterprises (GSEs) in a letter to Acting Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency Joseph Otting. Congressman Luetkemeyer released the following statement: “As the most significant accounting change ... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Supports Sending Government Funding Bill to the President’s Desk
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, the United States Senate and House of Representatives passed legislation to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year, sending it to President Trump’s desk to be signed into law. Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement after he supported the legislation: “Facing Democratic opposition more focused on politics than policy, my Republican colleagues on the Conference Committee did their best to find a compromise under these circumstances. Unfortu... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Delivers Opening Statement at Marijuana Banking Hearing
    Posted in Press Releases on February 13, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, delivered the following opening statement at a hearing entitled “Challenges and Solutions: Access to Banking Services for Cannabis-Related Businesses.” Thank you Mr. Chairman. Before I begin, I’d like to congratulate Mr. Meeks on his role as our Chairman of this subcommittee. We have served together on this Committee for nearly a decade and while we may not always agree o... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Reintroduces the Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act
    Posted in Press Releases on February 7, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) reintroduced the Providing Accountability Through Transparency Act today. Congressman Luetkemeyer released the following statement: “This legislation is simple, all government agencies must provide the American people a short, plain language summary with every rule it proposes. It is unreasonable for government agencies to write rules and regulations that are so long-winded only subject matter experts can make sense of them. My common sense bill will help A... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Reacts to State of the Union Address
    Posted in Press Releases on February 5, 2019 | Preview rr

    President Donald Trump delivered his second State of the Union Address today. Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement: “Tonight, we were reminded of why we should all be proud to be American. President Trump is choosing greatness for America, reaffirming his commitments to keep our communities safe, rebuild aging infrastructure, fight the opioid crisis, and secure our border,” said Congressman Luetkemeyer. “Although we often hear about what divides us, our nation ... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Named Ranking Republican of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) was named the Ranking Republican of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions for the 116th Congress. “It is an honor to continue leading my colleagues on the Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions Subcommittee,” said Congressman Luetkemeyer. “I stand ready to work alongside Subcommittee Chairman Gregory Meeks and find common ground to ensure all American small businesses, families and consume... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Urges Formal Rulemaking on Guidance Issue
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) has been pleased with the willingness of prudential regulators to address the inappropriate application and enforcement of guidance in the financial sector. In September, the Federal Reserve, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released an Interagency Statement announcing an important distinction between guid... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Reintroduces the Protecting Life and Integrity in Research Act
    Posted in Press Releases on January 15, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) reintroduced the Protecting Life and Integrity in Research Act today. “The fact that an organization has profited from the sale of infant body parts is deeply disturbing and absolutely disgraceful. As a Congressman, it is my responsibility to protect the most vulnerable among us and to be a good steward of taxpayer dollars,” said Congressman Luetkemeyer. “My bill ensures taxpayer funded research will never be used for the horrific practice of trafficking in... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Reintroduces NFIP Fixes
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) introduced four bills to provide critical fixes to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Congressman Luetkemeyer released the following statement: “Throughout my time in Congress, bipartisan calls for comprehensive reform of the NFIP have gone unanswered. I represent thousands of miles of shoreline along the Lake of the Ozarks, Mississippi River, Missouri River, and Osage River where my constituents contin... Read more

  • Luetkemeyer Announces 4th Annual “Valentines for Veterans”
    Posted in Press Releases on January 9, 2019 | Preview rr

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) announced the fourth annual “Valentines for Veterans” program today, asking third district residents to send a kind note thanking our nation’s bravest for their service. “I’m thrilled to announce my fourth annual ‘Valentines for Veterans’ initiative today. Last year my office received more than 12,000 valentines, brightening the day of local veterans with simple words of gratitude and kindness,” said Congressman Luetkemeyer. “I hope everyone can find a mome... Read more

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