• 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 Republican... More
  • House Continues Effort to Repeal ObamaCare
    Feb 2, 2016  - House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN) issued the following statement regarding today's House vote to override President Obama’s veto of the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 (H.R. 3762) : The American people deserve better than the fl... More
  • House Votes to Dismantle ObamaCare
    Jan 6, 2016  - Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN) and Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN) today released the following statements after the House passed the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act (H.R. 3762), a bill to dism... More
  • Kline, Roe Applaud House-Passed Bill to Protect Taxpayers, Dismantle ObamaCare
    Oct 23, 2015  - The House of Representatives today passed the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act (H.R. 3762) by a vote of 240 to 189. The legislation combines recommendations from the House committees on Education and the Workforce, Energy and Commerce, and Ways and Means to dismantle ObamaC... More
  • Committee Approves Reconciliation Proposal
    Sep 30, 2015  - The House Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. John Kline (R-MN), today approved a reconciliation proposal introduced pursuant to S. Con. Res. 11, the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016. By repealing the so-called auto-enrollment mandate in the president’s ... More
  • *** MEDIA ADVISORY *** Committee to Mark Up Reconciliation Proposal
    Sep 28, 2015  - On Wednesday, September 30 at 10:30 a.m., the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. John Kline (R-MN), will consider a reconciliation proposal introduced pursuant to S.Con.Res. 11, the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016. The markup will take place in r... More