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This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy

Posted by: Mark Marich on July 16, 2012 Source: Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship

Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke makes a couple of appearances on Capitol Hill this week to talk about monetary policy and the U.S. economy. Tuesday, Bernanke appears before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs while on Wednesday he addresses the House Committee on Financial Services. Other hearings scheduled include: how mobile apps are moving the economy; a look at the impact of Dodd-Frank on small business; regulatory impediments to job creation and others.

    HOUSE
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  • Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy
    House Committee on Financial Services
    2128 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 18
    10:00 am

  • Using Innovation to Reform Medicare Physician Payment
    House Committee on Energy & Commerce
    Subcommittee on Health
    2322 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 18
    10:00 am

  • Digital Divide: Expanding Broadband Access to Small Businesses
    House Committee on Small Business
    2360 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 18
    1:00 pm

  • The International Trade Commission and Patent Disputes
    House Committee on the Judiciary
    Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition & the Internet
    2141 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 18
    10:00 am

  • Who’s In Your Wallet? Dodd-Frank’s Impact on Families, Communities and Small Businesses
    House Committee on Financial Services
    Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
    2128 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 19
    10:00 am

  • Continuing Oversight of Regulatory Impediments to Job Creation: Job Creators Still Buried by Red Tape
    House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform
    2154 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 19
    9:30 am

  • The Impact of Dodd-Frank on Consumer Choice and Access to Credit
    House Committee on Financial Services
    Subcommittee on Financial Institutions & Consumer Credit
    2128 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 19
    2:00 pm

  • Health Care Realignment and Regulation: The Demise of Small and Solo Medical Practices?
    House Committee on Small Business
    Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations
    2360 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 19
    10:00 am

  • Where the Jobs Are: Moving the Economy with Mobile Apps
    House Committee on Energy & Commerce
    Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade
    2322 Rayburn HOB
    Friday, July 20
    9:00 am

  • SENATE
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  • The Semi-Annual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
    Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs
    G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building
    Tuesday, July 17
    10:00 am

  • The Global Competitiveness of the U.S. Aviation Industry: Addressing Competition Issues to Maintain U.S. Leadership in the Aerospace Market
    Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation
    Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety and Security
    Wednesday, July 18
    3:00 pm

Category:  Capitol Hill 

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