Full Committee Hearing

Can the Middle Class Make Ends Meet? Economic Issues for America’s Working Families

Senate Committee on Finance Date: Thursday, May 10, 2007 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

  1. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)
  2.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)


  1. Gary Burtless
    John C. and Nancy D. Whitehead Chair in Economics Studies
    The Brookings Institution
    Washington , DC
  2. Elizabeth Warren
    Leo Gottlieb Professor of Law
    Harvard Law School
    Cambridge , MA
  3. Sarah Blackburn
    Social Worker
    Billings Clinic
    Billings , MT
  4. Scott A. Hodge
    Tax Foundation
    Washington , DC

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