Removing Barriers Blog

The Week Ahead - February 1, 2021
Posted January 31, 2021 by CUNA Advocacy


The House of Representatives will consider H.R. 447, the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021. The Senate will consider the nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas to be Secretary of Homeland Security. In addition, Congress may consider a budget resolution as a means to pass economic stimulus legislation through the Congressional reconciliation process.



The House Committee on Financial Services will meet to organize the committee for the 117th Congress.


The House Committee on Financial Services will hold a hearing: “More than a Shot in the Arm: The Need for Additional COVID-19 Stimulus.”

The House Committee on Small Business will hold a hearing: “State of the Small Business Economy in the Era of COVID-19.”

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce will hold a hearing: "Safeguarding American Consumers: Fighting Fraud and Scams During the Pandemic." (Virtual Hearing)

The House Financial Services Committee Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy will hold a Virtual Hearing - Supporting Small and Minority-Owned Businesses Through the Pandemic