Congressman McHenry quotes Beyoncé: ‘You ought to put a ring on it’

The homage to the 2008 smash hit “Single Ladies” apparently won over members, as the bill was quickly passed by the Financial Services Committee Tuesday on a unanimous voice vote.

Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) noted, for the record, that he was fairly sure it was the first time since he took the gavel that Beyoncé was cited as an expert on capital markets. He added he did not know if it would be the last.

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