Protecting Companies and Communities from Private Equity Abuse
THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC POLICY will meet in OPEN SESSION, HYBRID FORMAT to conduct a hearing entitled, “Protecting Companies and Communities from Private Equity Abuse.” The witnesses will be: Ms. Shirley Smith, former Sales Manager at Art Van Furniture and Leader with United for Respect; Ms. Peggy Malone, Registered Nurse, Crozer-Chester Medical Center; The Honorable Michael Frerichs, Illinois State Treasurer; Dr. Eileen Appelbaum, Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research; Dr. Doug Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum; and Mr. David R. Burton, Senior Fellow in Economic Policy, Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, Institute for Economic Freedom and Opportunity, The Heritage Foundation.
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Former Sales Manager at Art Van Furniture and Leader with United for Respect
Registered NurseCrozer-Chester Medical Center
Illinois State Treasurer
Co-DirectorCenter for Economic and Policy Research
PresidentAmerican Action Forum
Senior Fellow in Economic PolicyRoe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, Institute for Economic Freedom and Opportunity, The Heritage Foundation