Full Committee Hearing

CFIUS Reform: Examining the Essential Elements

Date:   Thursday, January 18, 2018 Time:   09:45 AM Location:   Dirksen Senate Office Building 538

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THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION for a hearing entitled “CFIUS Reform: Examining the Essential Elements.” The witness on Panel I will be: The Honorable John Cornyn, United States Senator (R-Texas). The witnesses on Panel II will be: The Honorable Christopher Padilla, Vice President for Government and Regulatory Affairs, IBM Corporation, and former Under Secretary for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce; Mr. Scott Kupor, Managing Partner, Andreessen Horowitz, and Chairman of the Board, National Venture Capital Association; Dr. Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; and Dr. James Mulvenon, General Manager, Special Programs Division, SOS International. 

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Member Statements

  1. Chairman Mike Crapo (R - ID)
  2. Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D - OH)

Witnesses

Witness Panel 1

  1. The Honorable John Cornyn
    United States Senator (R-Texas)

Witness Panel 2

  1. Dr. Gary Hufbauer
    Reginald Jones Senior Fellow
    Peterson Institute for International Economics
  2. Mr. Scott Kupor
    Managing Partner
    Andreessen Horowitz, and Chairman of the Board, National Venture Capital Association
  3. Dr. James Mulvenon
    General Manager, Special Programs Division
    SOS International
  4. The Honorable Christopher Padilla
    Vice President for Government and Regulatory Affairs
    IBM Corporation, and former Under Secretary for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce;