Washington, The Week Ahead - September 23-27, 2019

September 24, 2019

At 10:00 AM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “Oversight of the Securities and Exchange Commission: Wall Street’s Cop on the Beat”. Witnesses will include: SEC Chairman Jay Clayton; and, SEC Commissioners Robert Jackson, Hester Peirce, Elad Roisman, and Allison Lee.

At 2:00 PM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “Examining the Racial and Gender Wealth Gap in America”. Witnesses will include: Kilolo Kijakaze, Director, Urban Institute; Dedrick Assante-Muhammad, National Community Reinvestment Coalition; Mariko Chang, Mariko Chang Consulting, Inc.; Sally Krawcheck, CEO, Ellevest; and Lisa Cook, Professor, Michigan State University.

September 25, 2019

At 10:00 AM the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs will hold a hearing entitled: “Facilitating Faster Payments in the U.S.”. Witnesses will include: Esther George, CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City; Rober Hunter, Deputy General Counsel, The Clearing House; George Selgin, Director, CATO Institute; and Bob Steen, CEO, Bridge Community Bank, on behalf of the Independent Community Bankers of America.

At 10:00 AM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “Promoting Financial Stability: Assessing Threats to the U.S. Financial System”. Witnesses will include: Dino Falaschetti, Director Office of Financial Research, U.S. Department of the Treasury; and Lael Brainard, Governor, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

At 2:00 PM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “Protecting Seniors: A Review of the FHA’s Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program”. A witness list has not been provided.

September 26, 2019

At 10:00 AM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “Examining Legislation to Protect Consumers and Small Business Owners from Abusive Debt Collection Practices”. A witness list has not been provided.

At 2:00 PM the House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing entitled: “The Future of Real-Time Payments”. A witness list has not been provided.

 

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