Media Advisories

Apr 5, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Monday, April 11, 2002, the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth – Chaired by Rep. Jim Himes (CT-04) – will travel to the State of Wisconsin to conduct a series of field events in Kenosha and Milwaukee focusing on higher education, affordable housing, and community...
Apr 4, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Thursday, April 7, 2022, at 10:00am ET, the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth will hold a roundtable, “Economic Empowerment for Native Communities: Harnessing Innovation and Self-Governance to Unlock Economic Potential,” examining pathways for Native American communities...
Mar 30, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at 12:00 pm ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a hybrid hearing examining how power concentration leads to greater economic disparities for employees and consumers alike. During...
Mar 11, 2022 Media Advisory

WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at 10:00am ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a hybrid hearing examining the role that small business ownership plays in creating pathways to economic security and inclusive growth.

Feb 25, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 10:00am ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a hybrid hearing examining the role stable and affordable housing plays in creating paths to economic security and enabling every American...
Feb 22, 2022 Media Advisory
San Francisco – On Wednesday, February 23, 2022, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will host two panel events with Committee Members and experts to discuss local efforts to address economic disparity and examine bold policy ideas...
Feb 3, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at 10:30am ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a hybrid hearing examining how infrastructure can be both a conduit and a barrier to inclusive economic growth. During this hearing...
Jan 14, 2022 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Thursday, January 20, 2022, at 11:30am ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a hybrid hearing examining economic disparities among communities of color and the role of discriminatory and exclusionary policies...
Dec 13, 2021 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at 2:30pm ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a press conference with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the importance of the historic early childhood development investments in the...
Dec 3, 2021 Media Advisory
WASHINGTON – On Thursday, December 9, 2021, at 10:00am ET, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Chairman of the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, will hold a roundtable event titled, “America’s Unbanked and Underbanked,” to examine how Congress can work with financial institutions and...

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