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The week ahead in Washington - February 10, 2020
Posted February 09, 2020 by CUNA Advocacy

ON THE FLOOR 

This week, the Senate will consider several judicial nominations. 

The House of Representatives will vote on H.R. 2546, the Colorado Wilderness Act of 2019 [Protecting America's Wilderness Act] and H.J. Res. 79, the Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. 

In addition, today the administration will submit to Congress the President’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget request. 


IN COMMITTEE 

Tuesday 

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing: “What States, Locals and the Business Community Should Know and Do: A Roadmap for Effective Cybersecurity." 

The House Committee on Financial Services will hold a hearing: “Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy.”

The House Committee on Ways and Means will hold a hearing: “The Disappearing Corporate Income Tax.” 


Wednesday 

The House Committee on the Budget will hold a hearing: “The President's Fiscal Year 2021 Budget.” 

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing: “The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress." 

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Diversity and Inclusion will hold a hearing: “A Review of Diversity and Inclusion at America's Large Banks.” 

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing: “The President’s Fiscal Year 2021 Budget." 

The House Committee on Financial Services Task Force on Artificial Intelligence will hold a hearing: “Equitable Algorithms: Examining Ways to Reduce AI Bias in Financial Services.” 


Thursday 

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing: “Pending Nominations.”