FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD APRIL 23 to APRIL 27
House of Representatives:
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE:
Hearing entitled “HUD’s Role in Rental Assistance: An Oversight and Review of Legislative Proposals on Rent Reform”
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 2:00 PM in 2128 Rayburn HOB
Housing and Insurance
Click here for the Committee Memorandum.
H.R. ____, the “Promoting Resident Opportunity through Rent Reform Act” to be sponsored by Congressman Dennis Ross (discussion draft)
Mr. William O. Russell III, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sarasota, Florida Housing Authority
Mr. Will Fischer, Senior Policy Analyst, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Ms. Adrianne Todman, Chief Executive Officer, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
Mr. Richard C. Gentry, President and Chief Executive Officer, San Diego, California Housing Commission
Hearing entitled “Oversight of the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance”
Thursday, April 26, 2018 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB
Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment
HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE:
FY 2019 Budget Hearing – Office of Housing and Federal Housing Administration
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 2:00 PM in 2358-A Rayburn
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Dana Wade, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing
FY 2019 Financial Services Member Day
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 3:00 PM in H-309, The Capitol
Financial Services and General Government
FY 2019 U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Thursday, April 26, 2018 9:30 AM in 2362-B Rayburn
Financial Services and General Government
The Honorable Jay Clayton, Chairman
Securities and Exchange Commissions
FY 2019 Budget Hearing – Department of Justice
Thursday, April 26, 2018 10:30 AM in 2359 Rayburn
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Attorney General Jeff Sessions
HOUSE WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE
Hearing on Jobs and Opportunity: Employer Perspectives on the Jobs Gap
House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee
1100 Longworth House Office Building.
This hearing will continue to highlight employers’ demand for workers, and the need to get more Americans into the labor force.
HOUSE SMALL BUSINESS COMMITTEE:
“American Infrastructure and the Small Business Perspective.”
Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.
The Committee will examine the small business perspective of the development and use of our nation’s infrastructure. In particular, the hearing will examine how surface transportation and access to broadband promote economic growth among small businesses. The hearing will also explore some of the challenges that small businesses face without a robust infrastructure system.
Ms. Marsia Geldert-Murphey, Chief Operating Officer, W. James Taylor, Inc.
* Testifying on behalf of the American Society of Civil Engineers
Mr. Bill Schmitz, Vice President, Sales and Quality Control, Gernatt Asphalt Company
* Testifying on behalf of the National Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association
Mr. Kevin Beyer, General Manager, Farmers Mutual Telephone Company and Federated Telephone Cooperative
* Testifying on behalf of NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association
Mr. Bob Dagostino, President and CEO, Dagostino Electronic Services, Inc.
* Testifying on behalf of the National Electrical Contractors Association
HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE:
Perspectives on Reform of the CFIUS Review Process
RHOB 2322, 10:15AM
The Honorable Richard E. Ashooh, Assistant Secretary, Export Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
The Honorable Heath P. Tarbert, Assistant Secretary, International Markets and Investment Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury
The Honorable Clay Lowery, Managing Director, Rock Creek Global Advisors
Dr. Derek Scissors, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
The Honorable Kevin J. Wolf, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld, LLP
JOINT ECONOMIC COMMITTEE:
How the Innovation Economy Leads to Growth
April 25, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., in room 216 of the Hart Senate Office Building.
Dr. Harold Furchtgott-Roth, Director, Center for the Economics of the Internet; Former FCC Commissioner, Hudson Institute
Dr. Michael R. Strain, Director, Economic Policy Studies; John G. Searle Scholar
American Enterprise Institute
Mr. Mark P. Mills, Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute
Faculty Fellow, McCormick School of Engineering, Northwestern University
Dr. Darrell M. West, Vice President and Director of Governance Studies; Founding Director-Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institute
SENATE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE:
COMMERCE, JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED AGENCIES SUBCOMMITTEE
Hearing to review the Fiscal Year 2019 funding request and budget justification for the U.S. Department of Justice
2:30 p.m., Room 192, Dirksen Senate Office Building
The Honorable Jeff Sessions, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE:
Early Impressions of the New Tax Law
215 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Mr. David K. Cranston, Jr, President, Cranston Material Handling Equipment Corporation
Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum
Mr. David Kamin, Professor Of Law, New York University School of Law
Ms. Rebecca Kysar, Professor Of Law, Brooklyn Law School
SENATE SMALL BUSINESS COMMITTEE:
Preparing Small Businesses for Cybersecurity Success
Mr. Daniel Castro, Vice President, Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
Mr. Russell Schrader, Executive Director, National Cyber Security Alliance
Mr. Ben Towers, President, Bullet Tools
Ms. Gina Y. Abate, President and CEO, Edwards Performance Solutions
04/26/18 01:00 PM EST
Georgetown Law and MIT presentation on privacy legislation
Interdisciplinary teams, consisting of Georgetown Law students and MIT students, pitch a panel of experts on draft legislation addressing privacy.
04/23/18 08:30 AM EST
The American Bankers Association holds its annual summit, April 23-25, featuring remarks from Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.), Reps. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) and Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.) and Comptroller of the Currency Joseph Otting. Register here.
The Foundation for Defense of Democracies’ Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance hosts a by-invitation-only breakfast discussion on cryptocurrencies and sanctions.
Global Policy Link and the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey host a roundtable discussion on current developments in national security, trade, and the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.