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Waters Announces October Hearings

Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, announced several Committee hearings for the month of October:

  • Wednesday, October 16 at 10:00 AM: The full Committee will convene a hearing entitled, “Who is Standing Up for Consumers? A Semi-Annual Review of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.”

  • Wednesday, October 16 at 2:00 PM: The Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development, and Insurance and the Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy will convene for a hearing entitled, “Protecting America: The Reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program.”

  • Thursday, October 17 at 10:00 AM: The Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets will convene for a hearing entitled, “Examining Corporate Priorities: The Impact of Stock Buybacks on Workers, Communities, and Investors.”

  • Thursday, October 17 at 2:00 PM: The Subcommittee on Diversity and Inclusion will convene for a hearing entitled, “Promoting Inclusion: Examining the Need for Diversity Practices for America’s Changing Workforce.”

  • Friday, October 18 at 9:30 AM: The Task Force on Artificial Intelligence will convene for a hearing entitled, “AI and the Evolution of Cloud Computing: Evaluating How Financial Data is Stored, Protected, and Maintained by Cloud Providers”

  • Tuesday, October 22 at 10:00 AM: The full Committee will convene for a hearing entitled, “The End of Affordable Housing? A Review of the Trump Administration’s Plans to Change Housing Finance in America.”

  • Tuesday, October 22 at 3:00 PM: The full Committee will convene for a markup.

  • Wednesday, October 23 at 10:00 AM: The full Committee will convene for a continuation of the October 22 markup.

  • Wednesday, October 30 at 10:00 AM: The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will convene for a hearing entitled, “Financial Services and the LGBTQ+ Community: A Review of Discrimination in Lending and Housing.”

  • Wednesday, October 30 at 2:00 PM: The Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions will convene for a hearing entitled, “An Examination of the Decline of Minority Depository Institutions and the Impact on Underserved Communities.”

Unless otherwise noted, hearings and markups will take place in 2128 Rayburn House Office Building and will be broadcast live on https://financialservices.house.gov/live/.

Committee activities are finalized once an official notice is issued by the House Financial Services Committee. Visit https://financialservices.house.gov/calendar/ for the most up-to-date Committee schedule.


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