Subcommittee Hearing

Building Assets for Low-Income Families


Subcommittee on Social Security and Family Policy Date: Thursday, April 28, 2005 Time: 10:30 AM Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements


  1.  Rick Santorum (R - PA)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Michelle Simmons
    Account Holder
    Women's Opportunity Resource Center (WORC)
    Norristown , PA
  2. Dorothy Beale
    Account Holder
    Women's Opportunity Resource Center (WORC)
    Philadelphia , PA
  3. Chuck Palmer
    President
    Institue for Social and Economic Development (ISED)
    Des Moines , IA
  4. Dr. Victoria Gonzalez-Rubio
    Principal
    Delmar Harvard Elementary School
    University City , MO
  5. Ric Edelman
    Financial Advisor and Founder
    Edelman Financial Services, Inc.
    Fairfax , VA
  6. Bernard M. Wilson
    Vice President
    H&R Block, Outreach and Business Development
    Kansas City , MO
  7. Michael Sherraden
    Author, Professor
    Assets and the Poor, Washington University
    St. Louis , MO
  8. Trina Williams Shanks
    Professor
    University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor , MI
  9. The Honorable Fred Goldberg
    Attorney and former Commissioner of the IRS under President George H.W. Bush
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP
    Washington , DC
  10. Ray Boshara
    Director
    Asset-Building Program, New America Foundation
    Washington , DC
  11. David C. John
    Senior Research Fellow
    The Heritage Foundation
    Washington , DC
  12. J. Mark Iwry
    Senior Advisor, Nonresident Senior Fellow
    The Retirement Security Project, The Brookings Institution
    Washington , DC

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