Full Committee Hearing

The Promise and Challenge of Strategic Trade Engagement in the Indo-Pacific Region

Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Buildin

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Member Statements

  1.  Ron Wyden (D - OR)
  2.  Mike Crapo (R - ID)


  1. Sharon Bomer Lauritsen
    AgTrade Strategies LLC
    Washington , DC
  2. Emma Llansó
    Director, Free Expression Project
    Center for Democracy and Technology
    Washington , DC
  3. Kelly Ann Shaw
    Partner, former Deputy Assistant to the President for International Economic Affairs (2018 – 2019)
    Hogan Lovells
    Washington , DC
  4. Michael Wessel
    President, Staff Chair
    The Wessel Group, The Labor Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations and Trade Policy
    Washington , DC

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Senate Committee on Finance
Attn. Editorial and Document Section
Rm. SD-219
Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20510-6200