Oversight And Government Reform To Host Field Hearing In Baltimore

Mar 2, 2011
Press Release
Ranking Member continues aggressive pursuit of foreclosure fraud

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, is pleased to announce that the hearing he requested, will be hosted by the Committee Tuesday, March 8, 2011 in Baltimore, MD. The hearing, entitled “The Foreclosure Crisis,” will take place at the University Of Maryland School Of Law.

Congressman Cummings has requested testimony from Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and other stakeholders, relating to widespread abuses by mortgage servicing companies, including allegations of fraud and “robo-signing” in the mortgage servicing industry, and what can be done to help keep American families in their homes.

WHO: Ranking Member Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
Chairman Darrell Issa

Members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-BlakeOther stakeholders

WHAT: Field Hearing of the OGR Committee

WHEN: Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 9:00 a.m.

WHERE: University of Maryland Law Center
Moot Court Room, 500 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD

112th Congress