A Balanced Budget Amendment: The Perils of Constitutionalizing the Budget Debate
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights
Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Dirksen 226
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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing of the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights entitled “A Balanced Budget Amendment: The Perils of Constitutionalizing the Budget Debate” for Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m., in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Chairman Durbin to preside

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Robert Greenstein
    President
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
    Washington , DC
  2. Professor Alan Morrison
    Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest & Public Service
    George Washington University Law School
    Washington , DC
  3. Robert Romasco
    President-Elect
    AARP
    Burke , VA
  4. Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin
    President
    American Action Forum
    Washington , DC
  5. Diana Furchtgott-Roth
    Senior Fellow
    Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
    Washington , DC