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Hearings

A hearing before the U. S. Congress Joint Economic Committee will be held on Wednesday, January 17, at 2:30 p.m. EST.  in room 216 of the Hart Senate Office Building.  Chairman Martin Heinrich presiding.

Chairman Heinrich's full opening statement, as prepared, can be found here.

Witnesses:          

                             Ms. Jenn Lopez, Affordable Housing Consultant

                              Founder and President of Project Moxie

                              Durango, CO

                             

                              Dr. Jenny Schuetz, Senior Fellow

                              Brookings Metro

                              Washington, DC

 

                              Mr. Tobias Peter, Codirector of the Housing Center

                              American Enterprise Institute

                              Washington, DC  

                             

                              Dr. Salim Furth, Senior Research Fellow and Director

                              Urbanity Project, Mercatus Center

                              Arlington, VA

 

To explore clean energy workforce development, the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing titled “Growing the Economy Of the Future: Job Training For the Clean Energy Transition” on Wednesday September 20, 2023 at 2:15 PM EST. The hearing will be held in the Hart Senate Office Building, Room 216.
On Thursday, July 27, Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Chairman of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC), and Representative David Schweikert (AZ-01) Vice Chairman of the JEC, will hold a bipartisan hearing titled “The Economic Impact of Diabetes” to explore the individual and shared economic impact of diabetes and diabetes-related health complications. Witnesses will testify on the economic costs of the disease, upstream causes of diabetes, the role of health and nutrition programs in diabetes prevention, and the role of pharmaceutical interventions, among other related topics.

Jul 20 2022

The Economic Toll of Gun Violence

How Our Nation Bears the Costs

A hearing on the economic impact of gun violence before the U. S. Congress Joint Economic Committee will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at 2:30 p.m. ET