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This Week in Congress - May 30, 2011

May 30, 2011









Date Committee
Location
Topic
Title
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
6/1/2011 Oversight & Government Reform
9:30 p.m.
2154 Rayburn
Cybersecurity: Assessing The Nation's Ability To Address The Growing Cyber Threat
The hearing will be streamed live at http://oversight.house.gov.
House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform Website
6/1/2011 Small Business
1:00 p.m.
2360 Rayburn
Access to Capital: Can Small Businesses Access The Credit Necessary To Grow and Create Jobs?
The hearing will provide a forum for lenders and business owners to discuss the current economic environment and how they are working together to support private sector job growth. Witnesses from the lending side will discuss the demand for capital and current initiatives to encourage small business lending. Small business owners will testify about the current economic environment and the capital required to hire new workers.
House Small Business Committee Website
6/1/2011 Financial Services Subcommittee Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology 
2:00 p.m.
2128 Rayburn HOB
Federal Reserve Lending Disclosure: FOIA, Dodd-Frank, and the Data Dump
Witness List
Mr. Scott G. Alvarez, General Counsel, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Mr. Thomas C. Baxter, Jr., General Counsel, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
House Committee on Financial Services Website
6/2/2011 Ways & Means
10:00 a.m.
1100 Longworth
How Business Tax Reform Can Encourage Job Creation
Congressman Dave Camp (R-MI), Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, today announced that the Committee will hold a hearing on major business and corporate tax issues and how changes to those aspects of the tax code, as part of comprehensive tax reform, might promote job creation and economic growth.  Whereas the two most recent Committee hearings on the business aspects of tax reform focused on international taxation, this hearing will address the taxation of domestic business operations.
House Committee on Ways & Means Website
6/2/2011 Budget
10:30 a.m.
210 Cannon
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac & FHA: Taxpayer Exposure in the Housing Markets
Witnesses
Deborah J. Lucas, Assistant Director, Congressional Budget Office; Alex J. Pollock, Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
House Budget Committee Website.
6/2/2011 Oversight & Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Organization, Efficiency, and Financial Management
12:30 p.m.
2247 Rayburn
IRS E-File And Identity Theft
The Subcommittee on Government Organization, Efficiency, and Financial Management hearing will take place at 12:30pm in room 2247 Rayburn House Office Building.
House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform Website
6/3/2011 Financial Services 
9:30 a.m.
2128 Rayburn HOB
Oversight of HUD's HOME Program
House Committee on Financial Services Website
6/3/2011 Energy & Commerce 
9:30 a.m.
2123 Rayburn
The Views of the Administration on Regulatory Reform: An Update
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations has scheduled a hearing on Friday, June 3, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “The Views of the Administration on Regulatory Reform: An Update.” Witnesses to be announced.
House Energy and Commerce Committee Website
UNITED STATES SENATE
The United States Senate is in recess until June 6, 2011.



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