Nomination Hearing

Nomination Hearing

Date:   Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Remote

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THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet REMOTELY to conduct a hearing on the following nominations: The Honorable Gary Gensler, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission; and The Honorable Rohit Chopra, of the District of Columbia, to be Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing. We encourage the public to utilize the Committee’s livestream of the hearing, available on the website at

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Member Statements

  1. Ranking Member Patrick J. Toomey (R - Pennsylvania)
  2. Chairman Sherrod Brown (D - Ohio)


  1. The Honorable Gary Gensler
    Member Designate
    Securities and Exchange Commission
  2. The Honorable Rohit Chopra
    Director Designate
    Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection