Economic agenda: Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010
At 8:30 a.m. -- The Labor Department releases data on weekly claims for unemployment benefits.
At 9:30 a.m. -- Elizabeth Warren, special assistant to President Obama on consumer financial affairs, delivers a speech on "Priorities for the New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau."
At 10 a.m. -- The National Association of Realtors releases its index of pending home sales for October.
At 10 a.m. -- A Senate Commerce subcommittee holds a hearing on the Consumer Product Safety Commission, focusing on holiday safety and oversight of the agency.
At 10 a.m. -- The House Judiciary Committee hears testimony on the foreclosure crisis.
At noon -- St. Louis Fed President James Bullard speaks at the National Economists Club.
| December 2, 2010; 6:30 AM ET
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