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"The Promise of Opportunity Zones"

216 Hart

Full Hearing Transcript is Available Here

The Joint Economic Committee held a hearing on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., in room 216 of the Hart Senate Office Building on "The Promise of Opportunity Zones."


Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina
(Testimony here)

Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey
(Testimony here)

Mr. John Lettieri, Co-founder and President
Economic Innovation Group (EIG)
Washington, DC
(Testimony here)

Ms. Terri Ludwig, Chief Executive Officer
Enterprise Community Partners
New York, NY
(Testimony here)

Mr. Maurice A. Jones, President and CEO
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
New York, NY
(Testimony here)

WHEN: 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2018

WHERE: 216 Hart Senate Office Building

Chairman Erik Paulsen presiding.

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