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An Examination of the Decline of Minority Depository Institutions and the Impact on Underserved Communities

Printed Hearing 116-62.

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  • H.R. ____, the “Ensuring Diversity in Community Banking Act of 2019.” [DRAFT]
  • H.R. ____, To establish a Financial Agent Mentor-Protégé Program within the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes. [DRAFT]

Witness List

  • Kenneth Kelly, Chairman and CEO, First Independence Bank, and Chair, National
    Bankers Association (NBA)
  • Jill Sung, CEO, Abacus Federal Savings Bank, and Chair, Independent Community Bankers Association’s (ICBA) Minority Bank Council
  •  Mara Falero,Vice President of Marketing and Communication, Jetstream Federal Credit Union, representing the National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU)
  •  Jeff Bowman, President and CEO, Bay Bank
  •  Aron Betru, Managing Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute

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