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Hearing: Reducing Uncertainty and Restoring Confidence during the Coronavirus Recession


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A remote hearing before the Joint Economic Committee will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. 

Hearing:        “Reducing Uncertainty and Restoring Confidence during the Coronavirus Recession

Witness:         Dr. Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow,                        
                         Center on Budget and Policy Priorities                        
                         Washington, DC

                         Dr. Heather Boushey, President & CEO and Co-Founder
                         Washington Center for Equitable Growth
                         Washington, DC

                         Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President 
                         American Action Forum
                           Washington, DC

                         Mrs. Rachel Greszler, Research Fellow in Economics
                         Budget and Entitlements
                         The Heritage Foundation
                         Washington, DC      

Date:                3:00 p.m., Thursday, July 30, 2020

Location:         Remote

Vice Chair Donald S. Beyer Jr. presiding.

Chairman Mike Lee's Opening Statement

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