US House of Representatives:



House Financial Services Committee:


Hearing entitled “The Future of Housing in America: A Comparison of the United Kingdom and United States Models for Affordable Housing” 
Thursday, May 12, 2016 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB 
Housing and Insurance


The Housing and Insurance Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Future of Housing in America: A Comparison of the United Kingdom and United States Models for Affordable Housing.” This hearing is part of a series of hearings undertaken by the subcommittee to assess affordable and rental housing programs 50 years after the creation of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  At this hearing, subcommittee members and witnesses will compare the affordable housing models of the U.S. and the United Kingdom.  Both countries faced significant administrative costs in providing affordable housing and experienced the need to implement innovative management practices.  Reviewing how the United Kingdom addressed these needs can provide insight to American policymakers.


Witness List: TBA


House Agriculture Committee:


Full Committee – Public Hearing RE: The Past, Present, and Future of SNAP: The Retailer Perspective


Thursday, May 12, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

1300 Longworth House Office Building
Witness List: TBA



House Energy and Commerce:



Daily Fantasy Sports: Issues and Perspectives

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 – 10:15am


2123 Rayburn

Witness List:



  • Steve Brubaker, Executive Director, Small Business Fantasy Sports Trade Association;
  • Kurt Eggert, Professor of Law, Chapman University Fowler School of Law;
  • Jordan Gnat, Senior Vice President, Strategic Business Development, Scientific Games;
  • Mark Locke, Chief Executive Officer, Genius Sports;
  • John M. McManus, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, MGM Resorts International;
  • Ryan Rodenberg, Assistant Professor, Department of Sport Management, Florida State University;
  • Peter Schoenke, President,, Chairman, Fantasy Sports Trade Association; and
  • Lindsay Slader, Operations Manager, GeoComply



House Homeland Security Committee:




The purpose of this hearing is to examine current and developing trends in illicit financial activity that may be used to support ongoing plots and operations by global terrorist organizations against the United States and the West.  The hearing will focus  on criminal activity, charity fraud, and antiquities smuggling.


Witness List: TBA



House Ways and Means:


Member Day Hearing on Tax Legislation

Hearing Information

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 10:00 AM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building

Witness List: TBA


US Senate:



Senate Banking Committee:


Evaluating the Financial Risks of China

May 10, 2016 10:00 AM

538 Dirksen

The COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled “Evaluating the Financial Risks of China.”


Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Dennis C. Shea, Chairman, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission
  • Mr. Desmond Lachman, Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • Mr. Thomas J. Gibson, President and CEO, American Iron and Steel Institute
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