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This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, opposing Amendment #1217 to the FY24 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development appropriations bill, or any similar amendment, that would require the Comptroller General of the United States and the Government Accountability Office to audit the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne P. Clark delivered the inaugural John Ruan III Keynote Address at the Norman E. Borlaug International Dialogue.