The House of Representatives remains in recess Through September 20. Upon their return, the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy will hold a hybrid hearing on “Lending in a Crisis: Reviewing the Federal Reserve’s Emergency Lending Powers During the Pandemic and Examining Proposals to Address Future Economic Crises” on Thursday, September 23 at 10:00 AM.


Bills of Interest


Rep. Marie Newman (D-IL-3) introduced a bill expressing support for recognition of September 14, 2021, as the “National Latino Small Business Day.”


Rep. Fred Keller (R-PA-12) introduced a bill expressing the sense of Congress that financial institutions provided copious and necessary assistance as an intermediary between the Small Business Administration and affected businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.