Hearing: “Inclusion in Tech: How Diversity Benefits All Americans”

Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 (10:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

Meeting was rescheduled to the time and date listed above.
2123 RHOB
Washington, D.C. 20515-515
This hearing was previously scheduled for February 13, 2019, however, it was postponed due to the funeral services of the late Honorable John D. Dingell, former Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Witnesses

Dr. Joan Ferrini-Mundy
President, University of Maine

Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 08/02/2019 at 03:35 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM

Ms. Jill Houghton
President and CEO, Disability:IN

Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 08/02/2019 at 03:35 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM

Ms. Jiny Kim
Vice President, Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAJC), Policy and Programs

Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM

Mr. David Lopez
Co-Dean, Rutgers Law School-Newark

Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM

Mr. Mark Luckie
Digital Media Strategist, Former Manager at Facebook and Twitter

Added 03/05/2019 at 09:26 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 09:26 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 08/02/2019 at 03:35 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 09:26 PM

Ms. Natalie Oliverio
Founder & CEO, Military Talent Partners

Added 03/05/2019 at 09:41 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 09:41 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 09:41 PM

Dr. Nicol Turner-Lee
Fellow, Brookings Institution, Center for Technology Innovation, Governance Studies

Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Written Testimony [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM
  • Responses to Questions for the Record [PDF] Added 08/02/2019 at 03:35 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:45 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:29 PM

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Notice of Hearing Postponed [PDF] Added 02/13/2019 at 11:26 AM
  • Notice of Hearing - Rescheduled [PDF] Added 02/28/2019 at 02:57 PM
  • Hearing Memo [PDF] Added 03/05/2019 at 08:30 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Urban League [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Electronic Privacy Information Center [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Internet Association [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - Testimony from Jennifer Huddleston, Research Fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from Maxine Williams, Facebook's Chief Diversity Officer [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - New York Times article: "Amazon's Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says" [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Document for the Record - A blog post and case study from Charter Communications [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM

Member Statements

  • Statement - Rep. Waters [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Opening Statement - Full Committee Chairman Pallone [PDF] Added 05/10/2019 at 04:58 PM
  • Opening Statement - Rep. Kelly [PDF] Added 05/20/2019 at 04:28 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee Chair Schakowsky [PDF] Added 05/20/2019 at 04:28 PM
  • Opening Statement - Rep. Rush [PDF] Added 05/20/2019 at 04:42 PM
  • Opening Statement - Rep. Cardenas [PDF] Added 05/21/2019 at 06:00 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee Ranking Member Rodgers [PDF] Added 06/11/2019 at 05:29 PM
  • Opening Statement - Rep. Gianforte [PDF] Added 09/05/2019 at 12:01 PM
  • Opening Statement - Rep. Hudson [PDF] Added 09/05/2019 at 12:04 PM

Hearing Record

  • Unedited Transcript [PDF] Added 06/12/2019 at 03:47 PM

First Published: February 7, 2019 at 03:07 PM
Last Updated: September 5, 2019 at 12:04 PM