COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp

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Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on Evaluating Efforts to Help Families Support their Children and Escape Poverty
1100 Longworth House Office Building at 4:00 PM

Jul 17, 2013

Focus Of The Hearing
The hearing will review what we know about the effectiveness of current programs designed to assist low-income families and individuals, how Congress can ensure more social programs are rigorously evaluated to determine their impact, and how high-quality evidence can best be used to inform the design of social programs at the federal level.

Witness List


Jon Baron
President, Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)
 
Kristen Cox
Executive Director, Utah Governor’s Office of Management and Budget
Testimony
 
Steve Aos, Director
Washington State Institute for Public Policy
Testimony
 
David B. Muhlhausen, Ph.D.
Research Fellow, Empirical Policy Analysis, The Heritage Foundation
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)
 
Tara Smith
Research Associate, Ray Marshall Center, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas
Testimony
(Truth in Testimony)

Hearing Advisory

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on Evaluating Efforts to Help Families Support their Children and Escape Poverty

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