DIARY – Today in Washington – July 21

June 21

ALL TIMES IN EDT/GMT

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0930/1330: Senate Agriculture Committee hearing on
potential changes to federal ethanol support and other rural
energy programs. : Dallas Tonsager, USDA’s undersecretary for
rural development; Dave Tenny, president of the National
Alliance of Forest Owners; Dennis Sternberg, executive director
of the Arkansas Rural Water Association, and Glenn English, CEO
of National Rural Electric Cooperative Association testify.

1000/1400: TARP Special Inspector General Neil Barofsky,
Congressional Oversight Panel Chair Elizabeth Warren and
Richard Hillman of the General Accountability Office testify at
Senate Finance Committee hearing.

103/1430 The Energy Information Administration issues
weekly petroleum stocks and output data.

1130/1530: The Treasury Dept. sells 56-day cash management
bills.

1400/1800: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies
on the U.S. central bank’s semiannual monetary policy report
before the Senate Banking Committee.

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DIARY – Today in Washington – July 21