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Rebuilding American Manufacturing

Economic Policy

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC POLICY

will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled “Rebuilding American Manufacturing.” The witnesses will be: Dr. Suzanne Berger, Raphael Dorman-Helen Starbuck Professor of Political Science and Co-Chair, Production in the Innovation Economy Project, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Mr. Leo Hindery, Jr., Chairman, Smart Globalization Initiative, New America Foundation; Dr. Derek Scissors, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute; and Ms. Julie Skirvin, General Counsel, Oregon Iron Works, Incorporated.

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Witnesses

Panel 1

  • Dr. Suzanne Berger [view testimony]
    Raphael Dorman-Helen Starbuck Professor of Political Science and Co-Chair
    Production in the Innovation Economy Project, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mr. Leo Hindery, Jr. [view testimony]
    Chairman
    Smart Globalization Initiative, New America Foundation
  • Dr. Derek Scissors [view testimony]
    Resident Scholar
    American Enterprise Institute
  • Ms. Julie Skirvin [view testimony]
    General Counsel
    Oregon Iron Works, Incorporated

2013 Hearings

2013

December 17th Nomination Hearing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
December 12th Assessing the P5+1 Interim Nuclear Agreement with Iran: Administration Perspectives
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
December 11th Rebuilding American Manufacturing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
December 10th Housing Finance Reform: Fundamentals of Transferring Credit Risk in a Future Housing Finance System
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
November 22nd Housing Finance Reform: Developing a Plan for a Smooth Transition
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 21st EXECUTIVE SESSION to Vote on the Nomination of The Honorable Janet L. Yellen to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 21st Housing Finance Reform: Powers and Structure of a Strong Regulator
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 20th POSTPONED: Regulating Financial Holding Companies and Physical Commodities
SD-G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building, room SD-G50
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
November 19th The Present and Future Impact of Virtual Currency
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
3:30 PM - 5:30 AM
November 19th POSTPONED: Housing Finance Reform: Fundamentals of Transferring Credit Risk in a Future Housing Finance System
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 14th Nomination Hearing
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 12th The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Semi-Annual Report to Congress
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
November 7th Housing Finance Reform: Essential Elements to Provide Affordable Options for Housing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 5th Housing Finance Reform: Protecting Small Lender Access to the Secondary Mortgage Market
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 31st EXECUTIVE SESSION to Vote on Nominations
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 31st Housing Finance Reform: Essential Elements of a Government Guarantee for Mortgage-Backed Securities
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 30th The JOBS Act at a Year and a Half: Assessing Progress and Unmet Opportunities
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 29th Housing Finance Reform: Essentials of a Functioning Housing Finance System for Consumers
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 10th Impact of a Default on Financial Stability and Economic Growth
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 9th Housing Finance Reform: Essential Elements of the Multifamily Housing Finance System
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 2nd POSTPONED: Rebuilding American Manufacturing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
October 1st Housing Finance Reform: Fundamentals of a Functioning Private Label Mortgage Backed Securities Market
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
September 25th Assessing the Investment Climate and Improving Market Access in Financial Services in India
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
September 25th Reauthorizing TRIA: The State of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Market
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
September 18th Implementation of The Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Act of 2012: One Year After Enactment
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
September 18th Recovering from Superstorm Sandy: Assessing the Progress, Continuing Needs, and Rebuilding Strategy
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
September 12th Essential Elements of Housing Finance Reform and Executive Session
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
September 11th POSTPONED: Assessing the Investment Climate and Improving Market Access in Financial Services in India
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
September 10th Nominations Hearing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 31st EXECUTIVE SESSION to consider S. 1376, The FHA Solvency Act of 2013.
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 30th Mitigating Systemic Risk in Financial Markets through Wall Street Reforms
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 24th The FHA Solvency Act of 2013
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 23rd Creating a Housing Finance System Built to Last: Ensuring Access for Community Institutions
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
July 23rd Examining Financial Holding Companies: Should Banks Control Power Plants, Warehouses, and Oil Refineries?
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
July 18th The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
July 18th EXECUTIVE SESSION to Vote on Nominations
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 17th Shining a Light on the Consumer Debt Industry
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 16th Oversight of the Defense Production Act: Issues and Opportunities for Reauthorization
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 11th Mitigating Systemic Risk Through Wall Street Reforms
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
June 27th Nominations Hearing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
June 25th Private Student Loans: Regulatory Perspectives
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
June 18th Long Term Sustainability for Reverse Mortgages: HECM’s Impact on the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
June 13th Lessons Learned From the Financial Crisis Regarding Community Banks
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
June 6th EXECUTIVE SESSION to consider the nomination of The Honorable Fred P. Hochberg, of New York, to be President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; and S. 534, The National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2013.
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
June 6th State of the American Dream: Economic Policy and the Future of the Middle Class
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
June 4th Iran Sanctions: Ensuring Robust Enforcement, and Assessing Next Steps
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
May 21st The Financial Stability Oversight Council Annual Report to Congress
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM
May 15th Improving Cross Border Resolution to Better Protect Taxpayers and the Economy
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
May 14th Returning Private Capital to Mortgage Markets: A Fundamental for Housing Finance Reform
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
May 7th Nomination Hearing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
April 23rd The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Semi-Annual Report to Congress
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
April 18th Oversight of Federal Housing Finance Agency: Evaluating FHFA as Regulator and Conservator
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
April 17th Helping Homeowners Harmed by Foreclosures: Ensuring Accountability and Transparency in Foreclosure Reviews, Part II
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
April 11th Outsourcing Accountability? Examining the Role of Independent Consultants
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 28th Improving Transportation Options in Rural States and Tribal Areas Under MAP-21
Sioux Falls Carnegie Town Hall, 235 West 10th Street, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
March 19th Streamlining Regulation, Improving Consumer Protection and Increasing Competition in Insurance Markets
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
March 19th EXECUTIVE SESSION to Vote on Nominations
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 19th Bipartisan Solutions for Housing Finance Reform?
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 12th Nominations Hearing
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 7th Patterns of Abuse: Assessing Bank Secrecy Act Compliance and Enforcement
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 28th Addressing FHA’s Financial Condition and Program Challenges, Part II
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 26th The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 26th EXECUTIVE SESSION to to VOTE on the Committee budget resolution, rules of procedure, and subcommittee organization for the 113th Congress.
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 14th Wall Street Reform: Oversight of Financial Stability and Consumer and Investor Protections
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM