Both chambers of Congress are in session this week, though the House will only conduct committee work and will not consider any legislation on the House floor. The Senate is expected to consider several executive branch nominees.
On Tuesday the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee will conduct a nomination hearing for several nominees, including Damon Smith to serve as general counsel for the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Smith, a former CUNA senior director of advocacy and counsel, was nominated last month by President Joe Biden to serve as HUD’s top attorney.
Hearings CUNA is engaged with this week include: