Yesterday President Biden held a roundtable regarding supply chain bottlenecks. This comes in response to recent economic impacts of bottlenecks across industries, as well as anticipation of the holiday season. Individuals attending the roundtable will include Matt Shay, President & CEO of the National Retail Federation, Peter Friedman, Executive Director of the Agriculture Transportation Coalition, Chris Spear, President and CEO of American Trucking Association, Ian Jeffries, President and CEO of the American Association of Railroads, Suzanne Clark, President and CEO of U.S. Chamber of Commerce, along with other workforce and union leaders.
On the Hill
Yesterday The House Committee on Small Business held a hearing on “Growing the Small Business Supplier Base in Government Contracting”
Today The House Committee on Financial Services will hold a hearing on “Cashed Out: How a Cashless Economy Impacts Disadvantaged Communities and Peoples.”