Federal Response to the Housing and Financial Crisis

Full Committee Hearing

Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Time: 10:00 AM

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The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on January 28, 2009 to hear testimony about the Federal response to the housing and financial crisis. Douglas W. Elmendorf, Director of the Congressional Budget Office, was the sole witness at the hearing.

A transcript of Chairman Conrad's opening remarks, archived video of the entire hearing, and other materials are below, including Director Elmendorf's prepared testimony.

Additional Materials

Transcript of Sen. Conrad's Opening Remarks
Charts Used During the Hearing

Full Hearing Video