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Building Back Better: Raising Revenue to Invest in Shared Prosperity


A remote hearing before the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee will be held on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 2:30 p.m. ET. 

Hearing: “Building Back Better:  Raising Revenue to Invest in Shared Prosperity”


Dr. Kimberly Clausing
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Analysis
U. S. Department of the Treasury
Washington, DC

Ms. Chye-Ching Huang
Executive Director of the Tax Law Center
New York University Law
New York, NY

Dr. Wendy Edelberg
Director of the Hamilton Project and Senior Fellow for Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution
Washington, DC

Dr. William McBride
Vice President of Federal Tax and Economic Policy 
Tax Foundation
Washington, DC

Date: 2:30 p.m. ET, Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Location: Remote

Chairman Donald S. Beyer Jr. presiding.

Chairman Beyer's Opening Statement

Ranking Member Lee's Opening Statement

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