Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity to Hold a Legislative Hearing


WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Thursday, June 21, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., in Room 334 of the Cannon House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity will hold a legislative hearing on H.R. 3860, H.R. 4115, H.R. 4740, and H.R. 5747.


WHO:             Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity

WHAT:          Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3860, H.R. 4115, H.R. 4740, and H.R. 5747

WHEN:          10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 21, 2012, Room 334, Cannon House Office Building



Panel 1

The Honorable John Garamendi (CA-10)

United States House of Representatives


The Honorable Steve Stivers (OH-15)

United States House of Representatives


The Honorable Elijah Cummings (MD-7)

United States House of Representatives


Panel 2

Mr. Ryan M. Gallucci, Deputy Director

National Legislative Service

Veterans of Foreign Wars


Mr. Steve L. Gonzalez, Assistant Director

National Economic Commission

The American Legion


MG Andrew "Drew" Davis, USMC (Ret.), Executive Director

The Reserve Officers Association


Mr. John S. Odom, JR., Esq.

Jones and Odom L.L.P.


Panel 3

Mr. Mike Frueh, Director

Loan Guaranty Service

Veterans Benefits Administration
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Accompanied By:

Mr. John Brizzi, Deputy Assistant General Counsel

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Mr. John K. Moran, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Operations & Management

Veterans' Employment and Training Service

U.S. Department of Labor


Accompanied By:

Ms. Gerri F. Fiala, Deputy Assistant Secretary

Employment and Training Administration

U.S. Department of Labor


Mr. Fredrick E. Vollrath, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Readiness and Force Management

U.S. Department of Defense


Summary of legislation to be discussed:


H.R. 3860: Help Veterans Return to Work Act, introduced by Rep. John Garamendi


H.R. 4115: Helping Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Return to Employment at Home Act, introduced by Rep. Steve Stivers


H.R. 4740: Fairness for Military Homeowners Act of 2012, introduced by Rep. Duncan Hunter


H.R. 5747: Military Family Home Protection Act, introduced by Rep. Elijah Cummings

Sean P Eagan

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Former Chairman American Cold War Veterans
Life Member Veterans of Foreign Wars
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