Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade

February 6, 2014
Duplication, Overlap and Fragmentation in Federal Financial Assistance Programs

On Thursday, February 6, 2014, at 10:00 A.M., the Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade held a hearing titled, ​Duplication Overlap and Fragmentation in Federal Financial Assistance Programs. The hearing was held in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

The purpose of the hearing was to examine the overlap and duplication between guaranteed loan programs operated by United States Small business Administration and the United States Department of Agriculture.

Opening Statement:

Scott Tipton (R-CO)

Witnesses and Testimony:

 

  • Mr. William B. Shear, Director, Financial Markets and Community Investment, United States Government Accountability Office, Washington, DC
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  •  Ms. Ann Marie Mehlum, Associate Administrator, Office of Capital Access, United States Small Business Administration, Washington, DC
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  •  Ms. Lillian Salerno, Administrator, Rural Business-Cooperative Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC
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