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Hensarling Announces Fed Chair Yellen Semi-Annual Testimony Date


Washington, June 29, 2017 -

Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced that Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will appear before the Committee on Wednesday, July 12 at 10 a.m. EDT to deliver the Federal Reserve’s semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to Congress and to discuss the state of the economy.

The hearing will take place in Room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  Additional information, including a live video of the proceedings, will be available on the Committee’s website.

 Due to high demand and limited seating, press seats during the hearing will be given out to media credentialed by the House media galleries in the order in which they are requested and limited to one seat per outlet. An overflow room with live broadcast of the hearing will be available in Rayburn 2220.  To RSVP for a seat at the hearing, e-mail Christine Sellers (

LOCK-UP:  The Committee, assisted by the House Press Gallery, will be conducting a lockup for Chair Yellen’s testimony on July 12 beginning at 7:00 a.m. EDT.  Members of the media planning to attend the lock-up must register with the House Press Gallery, which will provide additional information about the lock-up procedures.


  • Financial Services Committee:  | 202-225-7502
  • House Radio/TV Gallery:  | 202-225-5214
  • House (Daily) Press Gallery: | 202-225-3945
  • House Periodical Press Gallery: | 202-225-2941

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