Subcommittee Hearing

The Benefits of a Healthy Marriage

Subcommitttee on Social Security and Family Policy Date: Wednesday, May 5, 2004 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Rick Santorum (R - PA)
  2.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)
  3. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)


Panel I

  1. Julie Baumgardner
    Executive Director
    First Things First
    Chattanooga , TN
  2. Dwayne Grimes
    Center for Fathers, Families, and Workforce Development Program
    Baltimore , MD
  3. Dominick Walker
    Center for Fathers, Families, and Workforce Development
    Baltimore , MD
  4. Joseph Jones
    Center for Fathers, Families, and Workforce Development
    Baltimore , MD

Panel II

  1. Dr. Kathryn Edin
    Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
    Northwestern University
    Evanston , IL
  2. Ron Haskins
    Senior Fellow of Economic Studies
    The Brookings Institution
    Washington , DC
  3. Theodora Ooms
    Senior Policy Analyst
    The Center for Law and Social Policy
    Washington , DC
  4. Scott Stanley, Ph.D.
    Co-Director, Adjunct Professor
    Center for Marital and Family Studies, Department of Psychology, University of Denver
    Denver , CO

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