Full Committee Hearing

CARES Act Oversight of the Treasury and Federal Reserve: Supporting an Equitable Pandemic Recovery

Date:   Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Hart Senate Office Building 216

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THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION, HYBRID FORMAT to conduct a hearing entitled, “CARES Act Oversight of the Treasury and Federal Reserve: Supporting an Equitable Pandemic Recovery”. The witnesses will be: The Honorable Janet L. Yellen, Secretary, Department of the Treasury; and The Honorable Jerome H. Powell, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

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 briefing. We encourage the public to utilize the Committee’s livestream of the hearing, available on the website at http://www.banking.senate.gov.

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Member Statements

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

Witnesses

  1. The Honorable Janet L. Yellen
    Secretary
    Department of the Treasury
  2. The Honorable Jerome H. Powell
    Chairman
    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System