The hearing will take place on Wednesday, June 27, 2012, in 1100 Longworth House Office Building immediately following the full committee markup that begins at 10:00 AM.
Focus of the Hearing:
This hearing will focus on the interaction of various welfare and tax credit programs and how concurrent receipt of benefits from those programs can create perverse incentives that discourage work and higher earnings.
Davis and Tiberi Announce Hearing on How Welfare and Tax Benefits Can Discourage Work
The Right Honourable Iain Duncan Smith
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, United Kingdom
Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI)
Dr. Clifford Thies, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics and Finance, Shenandoah University
(Truth in Testimony)