• TOMORROW: Committee to Examine Legislative Proposals to Improve Health Care Coverage, Provide Lower Costs for Working Families
    Feb 28, 2017  - On Wednesday, March 1 at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), will examine legislative proposals that will help promote greater access to affordable health care coverage. The hearing will take place in 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Build... More
  • Johnson, Walberg Introduce Legislation to Expand Health Care Coverage, Lower Costs for Small Businesses
    Feb 16, 2017  - Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX), chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, and Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI), chairman of the Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, today introduced the Small Business Health Fairness Act (H.R. 1101). Part of a s... More
  • Small Business Health Fairness Act Fact Sheet
    Feb 16, 2017  - BACKGROUND: Employers play an important role in providing America’s working families with access to affordable health care coverage. Unfortunately, small businesses have been hit especially hard by flawed mandates, soaring costs, and limited choices under Obamacare. According to the National Federat... More
  • ICYMI: New Opportunities to Help Students, Workers, and Job Creators
    Feb 16, 2017  - By Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC) What a difference an election can make. Across the country, there is renewed hope and confidence in the future. Expectations are high, as they should be. Now it’s time to do the hard work necessary to live up to those expectations. For eight years, families and small bu... More
  • Foxx Congratulates Price on Senate Confirmation
    Feb 10, 2017  - Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, today issued the following statement regarding Senate confirmation of Dr. Tom Price as Secretary of Health and Human Services: Tom Price is a good man, dear friend, and dedicated public servant, and he is t... More
  • Small Businesses Need Relief From Obamacare
    Feb 9, 2017  - Obamacare has been a disaster across the country, and small businesses have endured more than their share of the pain. For nearly seven years, the law has increased costs, limited choices, and made it more difficult for small businesses to provide health care coverage for their employees. As one sma... More
  • Small Businesses Urge Congress to Deliver Relief from Obamacare
    Feb 1, 2017  - The House Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), held a hearing today to examine the failures and consequences of the 2010 health care law and to discuss patient-centered solutions toward better, more affordable health care. “For nearly seven years, Americans... More