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Hearing: Improving Family Stability for the Wellbeing of American Children

106 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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A hearing before the Joint Economic Committee will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at 2:15 p.m., in room 106 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Hearing:        “Improving Family Stability for the Wellbeing of American Children”

Witness:         Ms. Kay Hymowitz, William E. Simon Fellow,                        
                         Manhattan Institute                       
                         Contributing Editor, City Journal
New York, NY

                         Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, Director, National Marriage
                         Project and Professor of Sociology
                         University of Virginia
                         Charlottesville, VA

                         Dr. Betsey Stevenson, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, The
                         Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
                         University of Michigan
                         Ann Arbor, MI

                         Dr. Rashawn Ray, David M. Rubenstein Fellow in Governance Studies
                         The Brookings Institution
                         Washington, DC      

Date:                2:15 p.m., Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Location:         106 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Chairman Mike Lee presiding.


Chairman Mike Lee Opening Statement

Vice-Chair Don Beyer Opening Statement

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Amalia Halikias at (202) 577-9447 or email no later than 1:00 pm on Friday, February 21, 2020.