This Week in Congress - May 23, 2011

May 22, 2011











Date Committee
Location
Topic
Title
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
5/24/2011 Oversight & Government Reform Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs
1:30 p.m.
2154 Rayburn
Who's Watching The Watchmen? Oversight Of The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The hearing will be streamed live at http://oversight.house.gov.
House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform Web Site
5/25/2011 Oversight & Government Reform Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform
9:30 a.m.
2154 Rayburn
Unfunded Mandates, Regulatory Burdens, & The Role Of The Office Of Information & Regulatory Affairs


House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform Web Site
5/25/2011 Financial Services Subcommittee Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity
10:00 a.m.
2128 Rayburn
Legislative Proposals to Determine the Future Role of FHA, RHS and GNMA in the Single-and Multi-Family Mortgage Markets
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
5/25/2011 Financial Services Subcommittee Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
2:00 p.m.
2128 Rayburn
Transparency, Transition and Taxpayer Protection: More Steps to End the GSE Bailout
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
5/26/2011 Financial Services Subcommittee Financial Institution and Consumer Credit
9:30 a.m.
2128 Rayburn
FDIC Oversight: Examining and Evaluating the Role of the Regulator During the Financial Crisis and Today
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
UNITED STATES SENATE
5/25/2011 Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Subcommittee Securities, Insurance, and Investment
9:30 a.m.
538 Dirksen
Derivatives Clearinghouses: Opportunities and Challenges 
The witnesses will be: Dr. Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations; Mr. Chris Edmonds, President, ICE Trust; Mr. Terrence A. Duffy, Executive Chairman, CME Group Inc.; Dr. Chester S. Spatt, Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance, Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University; Mr. Cliff Lewis, Executive Vice President, State Street Global Markets; Mr. Don Thompson, Managing Director, JPMorgan Chase and Co.; and Mr. James Cawley, Co-Founder, Swaps and Derivatives Market Association.
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee
5/25/2011 Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
2:00 p.m.
215 Dirksen
The Spread of Tax Fraud by Identity Theft: A Threat to Taxpayers, A Drain on the Public Treasury
Senate Committee on Finance
5/26/2011 Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
10:00 a.m.
TBA
Public Proposals for the Future of the Housing Finance System Part II
The witnesses will be: Mr. Ron Phipps, President, National Association of Realtors; Mr. Mark Parrell, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Equity Residential, on behalf of the National Multi-Housing Council and National Apartment Association; Mr. Greg Heerde, Managing Director, Aon Benfield; and Mr. Barry Rutenberg, First Vice Chairman of the Board, National Association of Home Builders. Additional witnesses may be announced.
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee