Hearing on "Predatory Mortgage Lending: The Problem, Impact and Responses." -- First Hearing in a Series

July 27, 2001

Witness List and Prepared Testimony:
Panel One: -- Victims of Predatory Lending:

Panel Two:

  • The Honorable Thomas J. Miller
    Attorney General
    State of Iowa

  • Mr. Martin Eakes
    President and CEO
    Self-Help Credit Union

  • Mr. Stephen W. Prough
    Chairman
    Ameriquest Mortgage Company

  • Prof. Charles Calomiris
    Professor of Finance, Columbia Business School; and
    Co-director, Project on Financial Deregulation
    American Enterprise Institute

Second Hearing in a Series
10:00 a.m., Friday, July 27, 2001, Dirksen 538

Witness List and Prepared Testimony:

  • Mr. Wade Henderson
    Executive Director
    Leadership Conference on Civil Rights

  • Ms. Judy Kennedy
    President
    National Association of Affordable Housing Lenders

  • Ms Esther Canja
    President of the Board of Directors
    AARP

  • Mr. John A. Courson
    President and CEO
    Central Pacific Mortgage Company
    on behalf of the Mortgage Bankers Association

  • Mr. Irv Ackelsberg
    Managing Attorney
    Community Legal Services, Inc.
    (Testifying on behalf of the National Consumer Law Center)

  • Mr. Neill Fendly
    Immediate Past President
    National Association of Mortgage Brokers

  • Mr. David Berenbaum
    Senior Vice President - Program & Director of Civil Rights
    National Community Reinvestment Coalition

  • Mr. George Wallace
    Counsel
    American Financial Services Association

  • Ms. Lee Williams
    President
    Aviation Associates Credit Union
    on Behalf of the Credit Union National Association

  • Mr. Mike Shea
    Executive Director
    ACORN Housing

Source: Senate Banking Committee