The Federal Debt Limit and its Economic and Financial Consequences
COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC POLICY will meet in OPEN SESSION, HYBRID FORMAT to conduct a hearing on “The Federal Debt Limit and its Economic and Financial Consequences.” The witnesses will be: Dr. Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody’s Analytics; Ms. Anat Weisenfreund, Director of Head Start and Early Learning Programs at Community Action Pioneer Valley; Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum; Dr. Michael R. Strain, Director of Economic Policy Studies and Arthur F. Burns Scholar in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute; and Ms. Amy K. Matsui, Senior Counsel and Director of Income Security, National Women’s Law Center.
All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.
- Elizabeth Warren (D - MA)
- John Kennedy (R - LA)
Chief EconomistMoody’s Analytics
Director of Head Start and Early Learning ProgramsCommunity Action Pioneer Valley
PresidentAmerican Action Forum
Director of Economic Policy Studies and Arthur F. Burns Scholar in Political EconomyAmerican Enterprise Institute
Senior Counsel and Director of Income SecurityNational Women’s Law Center