Local Perspectives on the Livable Communities Act
The witnesses will be: The Honorable Jackie Nytes, City-County Councillor, City-County Council of Indianapolis and Marion County, IN, on behalf of the National League of Cities; Mr. Joe McKinney, Executive Director, Land-of-Sky Regional Council, Asheville, NC, on behalf of the National Association of Development Organizations; and Dr. Lyle D. Wray, Executive Director, Capital Region Council of Governments, Hartford, CT, on behalf of the National Association of Regional Councils; and The Honorable Julia W. Gouge, President, Board of County Commissioners, Carroll County, MD, on behalf of the National Association of Counties.
Total: 8 Photos
Updated on: Jun 10, 2010
Nomination Hearing 12-03-09
The committee will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing on the nomination of The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
Total: 5 Photos
Updated on: Sep 30, 2010
Nominations Hearing 11-05-2009
The Committee will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing on the following nominations: Mr. Eric Leonard Hirschhorn, of New York, to be Under Secretary for Export Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce; Mr. Steven Louis Jacques, of Kansas, to be Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Additional nominees may be announced at a later date.
Total: 6 Photos
Updated on: Nov 5, 2009
Modernizing Affordable Housing for Seniors and People with Disabilities
The witness on Panel I will be: The Honorable Christopher Murphy (D-CT), United States Congressman. The witnesses on Panel II will be: Ms. Ann O’Hara, Housing Advisor, Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force; Ms. Michelle Norris, Senior Vice President for Development and Acquisition of National Church Residences, on behalf of American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging; Mr. Michael Jones, Parent from Brick, New Jersey; Mr. Toby Halliday, Vice President for Public Policy, National Housing Trust; and Ms. Sheila Crowley, President and CEO, National Low Income Housing Coalition.
Total: 10 Photos
Updated on: Oct 29, 2009
Minimizing Potential Threats from Iran: Administration Perspectives on Economic Sanctions and Other US Policy Options
The witnesses on Panel I will be: The Honorable Sam Brownback (R-KS), United States Senator; and The Honorable Robert P. Casey, Jr. (D-PA), United States Senator. The witnesses on Panel II will be: The Honorable James B. Steinberg, Deputy Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State; The Honorable Stuart A. Levey, Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, U.S. Department of the Treasury; and Mr. Daniel O. Hill, Acting Undersecretary for Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce.
Total: 6 Photos
Updated on: Oct 6, 2009
Emergency Economic Stabilization Act: One Year Later
The witness on panel I will be: The Honorable Herbert M. Allison, Jr., Assistant Secretary for Financial Stability (TARP), U.S. Department of the Treasury. The witnesses on panel II will be: The Honorable Neil M. Barofsky, Special Inspector General, Troubled Asset Relief Program; Mr. Gene L. Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General, U.S. Government Accountability Office; and Professor Elizabeth Warren, Chairman, Congressional Oversight Panel.
Total: 7 Photos
Updated on: Sep 24, 2009
Oversight of the SEC’s Failure to Identify the Bernard L. Madoff Ponzi Scheme and How to Improve SEC Performance
The witness on panel I will be: H. David Kotz, Esq., Inspector General of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The witnesses on panel II will be: Mr. Harry Markopolos, Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Fraud Examiner; Robert Khuzami, Esq., Director of the Division of Enforcement, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; and John Walsh, Esq., Acting Director of the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Total: 3 Photos
Updated on: Sep 11, 2009
Strengthening and Streamlining Prudential Bank Supervision
The witnesses on Panel I will be: The Honorable Sheila Bair, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; The Honorable John Dugan, Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency; The Honorable Daniel Tarullo, Member, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; and Mr. John Bowman, Acting Director, Office of Thrift Supervision. The witnesses on Panel II will be: The Honorable Eugene A. Ludwig, Chief Executive Officer, Promontory Financial Group, LLC; The Honorable Richard S. Carnell, Associate Professor, Fordham University School of Law, and The Honorable Martin N. Baily, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, The Brookings Institution.
Total: 6 Photos
Updated on: Aug 4, 2009
Minimizing Potential Threats from Iran: Assessing Economic Sanctions and Other US Policy Options
The witness on Panel I will be: The Honorable Joseph Lieberman (I-CT), United States Senator. The witnesses on Panel II will be: Ambassador Nicholas Burns, Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; Dr. Matthew Levitt, Director, Stein Center on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, Washington Institute for Near East Policy; Dr. Suzanne Maloney, Senior Fellow, Saban Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings; and Ms. Danielle Pletka, Vice President, Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute.
Total: 4 Photos
Updated on: Jul 30, 2009
Regulatory Modernization: Perspectives on Insurance
The witnesses will be: Mr. Travis Plunkett, Legislative Director, Consumer Federation of America; Mr. Baird Webel, Specialist in Financial Economics, Congressional Research Service; Professor Hal Scott, Nomura Professor of International Financial Systems, Harvard Law School; and Professor Martin Grace, James S. Kemper Professor of Risk Management, Department of Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University.
Total: 4 Photos
Updated on: Jul 28, 2009
Establishing a Framework for Systemic Risk Regulation
The witnesses on Panel I will be: The Honorable Sheila Bair, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; and The Honorable Daniel Tarullo, Member, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. The witnesses on Panel II will be: Ms. Alice Rivlin, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution; Mr. Allan Meltzer, The Allan Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University; Mr. Vincent Reinhart, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute; and Mr. Paul Schott Stevens, President and CEO, Investment Company Institute.
Total: 9 Photos
Updated on: Jul 23, 2009