• Kline Statement on Hearing with Secretary of Education King
    Jun 23, 2016  - Rep. John Kline (R-MN), chairman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, released the following statement after Secretary of Education John King concluded his testimony addressing implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act: The Every Student Succeeds Act is based on the principl... More
  • House Continues Effort to Protect Access to Affordable Retirement Advice
    Jun 22, 2016  - Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN) and House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN) issued the following statements regarding today’s vote to override President Obama’s veto of H. J. Res. 88, a joint resolution of disapproval under... More
  • Committee Advances Bipartisan Bills to Help More Americans Pursue Higher Education
    Jun 22, 2016  - The House Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. John Kline (R-MN), today approved a number of bipartisan bills that will help strengthen higher education for students, parents, and taxpayers. The legislative proposals—all approved by voice vote—include measures to empower student... More
  • A Better Way to Fix Health Care
    Jun 22, 2016  - House Republicans today unveiled a plan to replace Obamacare. It is our vision for a Confident America in which every American has access to quality, affordable health care. This is the fifth plank of A Better Way, a bold agenda to tackle some of our country’s biggest challenges. Our plan—available ... More
  • 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
  • THIS WEDNESDAY: Committee to Take Steps to Improve Higher Education
    Jun 20, 2016  - Members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce today introduced several bipartisan bills that will help strengthen higher education for students and taxpayers. The legislative proposals will help simplify and improve the student financial aid process, as well as enhance existing suppo... More