COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp

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Hearing on the Health Care Law’s Impact on Jobs, Employers, and the Economy
1100 Longworth House Office Building at 9:00 AM

Jan 26, 2011

Focus Of The Hearing:
The hearing will examine the economic and regulatory burdens imposed by the enactment and implementation of the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” (P.L. 111-148) and the “Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010” (P.L. 111-152).   It will explore the impact on jobs stemming from the new taxes and new federal regulatory requirements.  It will also analyze the impact of the employer mandate on job creation. 

Hearing Advisory:
Chairman Camp Announces Hearing on the Health Care Law’s Impact on Jobs, Employers, and the Economy

Chairman Camp Opening Statement


Witness Testimony:

PANEL 1:

Austan Goolsbee, Ph.D.
Chairman, Council of Economic Advisors
Testimony 

PANEL 2:

Douglas Holtz-Eakin, Ph.D.
President, American Action Forum
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Scott Womack
President, Womack Restaurants
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Joe Olivo
Owner/CEO, Perfect Printing
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)



Transcripts


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