• Patient-Centered Health Care Is a #BetterWay
    Jun 22, 2016  - House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN)—along with Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and other House Republicans—today unveiled a plan to replace ObamaCare and provide every American access to quality, affordable health care. Developed by the Task Force on Health Care Reform, t... More
  • Removing Barriers to Lower Health Care Costs for Workers & Small Businesses
    Jun 21, 2016  - Part of a broader effort to provide Americans with greater access, choice, and flexibility in health care, the House today passed the Small Business Health Care Relief Act (H.R. 5447), bipartisan legislation that will restore the ability of small businesses to offer their employees Health Reimbursem... More
  • Innovations in Employer-Sponsored Insurance Promoting a Healthy Workforce
    Apr 15, 2016  - The Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, chaired by Rep. Phil Roe (R-TN), held a hearing this week to discuss innovations employers are implementing to control costs and provide higher quality coverage to their employees. The hearing is part of the ongoing work by the Task Force ... More
  • *** MEDIA ADVISORY *** Subcommittee to Examine Innovations in Employer-Sponsored Health Care Coverage
    Apr 13, 2016  - On Thursday, April 14 at 10:30 a.m., the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, chaired by Rep. Phil Roe (R-TN), will hold a hearing entitled, “Innovations in Health Care: Exploring Free-Market Solutions for a Healthy Workforce.” The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayb... More
  • Kline Questions Burwell on Efforts to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect
    Mar 15, 2016  - Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell is testifying before the Committee on Education and the Workforce at a hearing that is examining a number of the department’s policies and responsibilities, including efforts to help states prevent and respond to child abuse and neglect. As ... More
  • Task Force on Health Care Reform Releases Mission Statement
    Feb 25, 2016  - In advance of their first idea forum today, the chairs of the Task Force on Health Care Reform released their mission statement. This mission statement, laying out the goals of the task force, marks the next step in the development of a bold, pro-growth agenda that Republicans will present to the co... More
  • Task Force on Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility Releases Mission Statement
    Feb 24, 2016  - In advance of their first idea forum today, the chairs of the Task Force on Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility released their mission statement. This mission statement, laying out the goals of the task force, marks the next step in the development of a bold, pro-growth agenda that Republicans... More