U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth to Hold Hearing on Tax Policy for Inclusive Economic Growth

Jun 21, 2022
Media Advisory

WASHINGTON – On Wednesday June 22, 2022, at 12pm ET, the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth – Chaired by Rep. Jim Himes (CT-04) – will host a hearing titled “Tackling the Tax Code: Evaluating Fairness, Efficiency and Potential to Spur Inclusive Economic Growth.” Members and bipartisan experts will discuss how tax policy affects economic disparity, focusing on how federal tax policy influences household and business decisions, macroeconomic performance, and the ability to raise revenue to pay for federal investments. Members will also evaluate the progressivity and efficiency of the current tax code and discuss proposals to make the code fairer.

*Please RSVP below as space is limited.*


WHAT:

U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Growth Hearing
“Tackling the Tax Code: Evaluating Fairness, Efficiency and Potential to Spur Inclusive Economic Growth.”


WHERE:

Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2247


WHEN:

Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at 12pm ET


WHO:

  • Chairman Jim Himes (CT-04)
  • Ranking Member Congressman Bryan Steil (WI-01)
  • Select Committee Members
  • Dr. William Gale, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution and Co-Director of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center
  • Professor Dorothy Brown, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law School
  • Mr. Seth Hanlon, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress
  • Ms. Amy Matsui, Director of Income Security and Senior Counsel, National Women’s Law Center
  • Dr. Angela Rachidi, Senior Fellow and Rowe Scholar, American Enterprise Institute


WATCH:

The hearing will be livestreamed on our YouTube Page.


RSVP:

Space is limited. Email Mauricio Armaza, Select Committee Press Secretary, to RSVP or if you have any questions.

 

117th Congress