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This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy

Mark Marich

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes a couple of appearances on Capitol Hill this week as he outlines monetary policy and the state of the U.S. economy. Meanwhile, the House Small Business Committee examines how the IRS selects, classifies and audits the tax returns of small businesses. Other hearings cover topics such as: clean energy financing, pooled retirement plans for small businesses, regulatory burdens and more.

  • The Internal Revenue Service and Small Business: Ensuring Fair Treatment
    House Committee on Small Business
    2360 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 17
    1:00 pm

  • Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy
    House Committee on Financial Services
    2128 Rayburn HOB
    Wednesday, July 17
    10:00 am

  • Affordable Care Act: Delay of the Employer Mandate Penalties and Reporting Requirements
    House Committee on Ways and Means
    Subcommittee on Health
    1100 Longworth HOB
    Wednesday, July 17
    10:00 am

  • Reporting Data Breaches: Is Federal Legislation Needed to Protect Consumers?
    House Committee on Energy & Commerce
    Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade
    2123 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 18
    10:00 am

  • Regulatory Burdens: The Impact of Dodd-Frank on Community Banking
    House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform
    Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs
    2154 Rayburn HOB
    Thursday, July 18
    1:00 pm

  • The President's Climate Action Plan: What is the Impact on Small Businesses?
    House Committee on Small Business
    Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade
    Thursday, July 18
    10:00 am

  • Pooled Retirement Plans: Closing the Retirement Plan Coverage Gap for Small Businesses
    Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
    430 Dirksen Senate Office Building
    Tuesday, July 16
    2:30 pm

  • The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
    Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
    538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
    Thursday, July 18
    10:30 am

  • Clean Energy Financing: Spurring Investment in America’s Clean Energy Technology
    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
    366 Dirksen Senate Office Building
    Thursday, July 18
    9:30 am

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