Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs will meet in
executive session at 10 a.m. April 7 to vote on the nomination of
Principal U.S. Mint Deputy Director Matthew Rhett Jeppson to be 39th
director of the United States Mint.
Jeppson's presidential nomination be voted out of committee, the
nomination will go before the full Senate for a vote to confirm
Jeppson for a full five-year term.
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the executive session, the Senate Committee will also vote on the
nominations of Jay Neal Lerner, of Illinois, to be inspector general,
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Amias Moore Gerety, of
Connecticut, to be an assistant secretary of the Treasury; Lisa M.
Fairfax, of Maryland, to be a member of the Securities and Exchange
Commission; and Hester Maria Peirce, of Ohio, to be a member of the
Securities and Exchange Commission.
Senate Committee held a joint nomination hearing for Jeppson, Fairfax
and Peirce on March 15.
Following the executive session, the Senate Committee will meet in
open session in Room 538, Dirksen Senate Office Building, to conduct a
hearing on “The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Semi-Annual
Report to Congress.” The witness testifying will be Richard
Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.