House Comm Examines Legislative Proposals on Reforming Mortgage Practices

October 24, 2007


House Financial Services Committee Holds Hearing on Legislative Proposals on Reforming Mortgage Practices
Witness List & Prepared Testimony:

Panel One

  • The Honorable Martin J. Gruenberg, Vice Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • The Honorable John C. Dugan, Comptroller, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • The Honorable John M. Reich, Director, Office of Thrift Supervision
  • The Honorable JoAnn Johnson, Chairman, National Credit Union Administration
  • The Honorable Randall S. Kroszner , Governor, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • The Honorable Steven L. Antonakes, Commissioner, Massachusetts Division of Banks

Panel Two

  • Mr. Michael D. Calhoun , President and Chief Operating Officer, Center for Responsible Lending
  • Ms. Janis Bowdler, Senior Housing Policy Analyst, National Council of La Raza
  • Mr.Hilary Shelton, Director, NAACP Washington Bureau
  • Mr. John Taylor, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Community Reinvestment Coalition
  • Mr. John Hope Bryant, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Operation HOPE, Inc.

Panel Three

  • Mr. .Bradley E. Rock, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of Smithtown, on behalf of the American Bankers Association and America’s Community Bankers
  • Mr. Kurt Pfotenhauer, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs and Public Policy, Mortgage Bankers Association
  • Mr. Marc Lackritz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association
  • Mr. Marc S. Savitt, President, The Mortgage Center, President-Elect, National Association of Mortgage Brokers
  • Mr. Donald C. Lampe, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC

Available Member Statements:

Printed Hearing:
The printed version of this hearing will be posted as soon as it is available.

Related Documents:

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