DIARY – Today in Washington – July 20

July 20



0830/1230: The Commerce Dept. issues Housing Starts for

1000/1400: Senate Judiciary Committee meets to vote on the
nomination of Elena Kagan to be an associate justice of the
Supreme Court of the United States.

1000/1400: SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro testifies to a House
Financial Services subcommittee on “Oversight of the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission: Evaluating Present Reforms
and Future Challenges.”

1000/1400: The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases state
unemployment rates for June.

1000/1400: Senate Banking Security and International Trade
and Finance Subcommittee hearing on international cooperation
to modernize financial regulation. Treasury Undersecretary for
International Affairs Lael Brainard; Kathleen Casey,
commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission, and
Daniel Tarullo, member of the Federal Reserve Board, testify.

1130/1530: The Treasury Dept. holds weekly sale of 4-week


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DIARY – Today in Washington – July 20