Jun 18, 2013
On June 13, the House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, presided over by the substitute Bill Huizenga, R-Mich., held a hearing titled "Assessing Reform at the Export-Import Bank."
Jun 17, 2013
Over the weekend, an announcement appeared on the website of the House Financial Services Committee that it plans to mark up four bills on Wednesday, June 19.
Jun 14, 2013
On June 13, the Senate Banking Committee, chaired by Tim Johnson, D-S.D., held an hour-long hearing titled "Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis Regarding Community Banks."
Jun 13, 2013
The House Financial Services Committee held its tenth hearing on so-called GSE reform, entitled "Beyond GSEs: Examples of Successful Housing Finance Models without Explicit Government Guarantees."
Jun 12, 2013
The Cato Institute hosted a book forum on June 11 titled "India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State," featuring a presentation by Gurcharan Das, former CEO of Procter & Gamble India who also worked for Wal-Mart and Mars.
Jun 11, 2013
On June 6, in the middle of the hearing on the so-called American Dream, the Senate Banking Committee, chaired by Tim Johnson, D-S.D., held a mark-up of S. 534, a bill to create an organization called the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers (NARAB).
Jun 10, 2013
On June 6, the Senate Banking Committee's Subcommittee on Economic Policy, chaired by Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., held a hearing called "State of the American Dream: Economic Policy and the Future of the Middle Class."
Jun 7, 2013
In testimony before the House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, a panel of seven experts presented diverse views on why reforms are needed in the role played by the two firms that dominate the proxy advisory sector.