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Chairwoman Foxx Introduces Bill to Require Unions to Inform Members of Their Rights

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WASHINGTON – Today, Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) introduced H.R. 8573, the Union Members Right to Know Act. The legislation requires labor unions to inform union members of their free speech rights and the right not to pay dues or fees to the union based on religious beliefs and practices for nonrepresentational activity. The introduction of this legislatio... Read more »

Bean to Hold Hearing Examining Consequences of Biden’s Border Chaos on K-12 Education

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On Tuesday, June 4, at 10:15 a.m., the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, chaired by Rep. Aaron Bean (R-FL), will hold a hearing titled "The Consequences of Biden’s Border Chaos for K-12 Schools." "Biden’s open borders agenda has had devastating effects across the country, but one of the steepest prices has been paid by America’s K-12 students," said Chairman Bea... Read more »

E&W, E&C Republicans Press HHS Secretary Becerra on Preventing Civil Rights Violations at Universities Receiving NIH Grants

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WASHINGTON –In a new letter to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra, House Education and the Workforce Committee (E&W) Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and Subcommittee on Higher Education & Workforce Development Chair Burgess Owens (R-UT), along with House Energy and Commerce Committee (E&C) Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), E&C Subcommittee on Health Chair Bre... Read more »

Chairwoman Foxx Presses University Presidents on Unlawful Encampments, Pervasive Antisemitism

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WASHINGTON – Today, Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) delivered the following statement, as prepared for delivery, at a hearing titled "Calling for Accountability: Stopping Antisemitic College Chaos": "In Ernest Hemingway’s novel, The Sun Also Rises, two characters are discussing bankruptcy. "'How did you go bankrupt?' asks Bill. "'Two ways,' Mike responds, 'Gra... Read more »

Northwestern, Rutgers, and UCLA Presidents to Testify Before the Committee About Antisemitism — Tomorrow at 9:45 AM

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Tomorrow, at 9:45 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Virginia Foxx (R-NC), will hold a full Committee hearing with the presidents of Northwestern, Rutgers, and UCLA titled “Calling for Accountability: Stopping Antisemitic College Chaos.” “The Committee has a clear message for mealy-mouthed, spineless college leaders: Congress will not tolerate your dereliction of your d... Read more »

Chair Good Delivers Opening Remarks at Hearing Exposing Shady Union Tactics

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WASHINGTON – Today, Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee Chairman Bob Good (R-VA) delivered the following statement, as prepared for delivery, at a hearing titled "Big Labor Lies: Exposing Union Tactics to Undermine Free and Fair Elections": "President Biden’s radical labor policies have damaged fair and open labor relations between employers and employees, and are fundamentally re... Read more »

Foxx, Good Demand Answers on Biden’s Attempts to Leverage Retirement Assets Illegally to Boost Big Labor

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WASHINGTON – Today, Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee Chairman Bob Good (R-VA) sent letters to Acting Secretary of Labor Julie Su, Executive Director of the National Electrical Benefit Fund Investments (NEBF) Kevin McCormack, NEBF Trustees Lonnie R. Stevenson, David Long, Kenneth W. Cooper, and Dennis F. Qu... Read more »

WATCH: Foxx Champions Two Bills to Boost Workforce Development Options for Students & Workers

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WASHINGTON – Today, Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) spoke on the House Floor in support of H.R. 6655, A Stronger Workforce for America Act, and H.R. 6585, the Bipartisan Workforce Pell Act. These bipartisan bills will provide enhanced skills development opportunities and bolster the workforce to help students and workers get better jobs faster. Chairwoman Foxx... Read more »

Chair Good to Hold Hearing Exposing Shady Union Tactics to Undermine Elections, Workers’ Rights — Tomorrow at 10:15 AM

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WASHINGTON – Tomorrow, at 10:15 a.m., the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, chaired by Rep. Bob Good (R-VA), will hold a hearing titled “Big Labor Lies: Exposing Union Tactics to Undermine Free and Fair Elections.” “Union bosses often use shady tactics to intimidate employees and undermine free and fair election processes, forcing workers into union membership,” said Chairma... Read more »

Taxpayer-Funded Truman Scholarship Favors Liberals 10:1 Foxx, Owens, Aderholt Want Answers

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WASHINGTON – Today, Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC), Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development Chairman Burgess Owens (R-UT), and Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Chairman Robert B. Aderholt (R-AL) sent a letter to Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation Executive Secretary Dr. Terry Babcock-Lumi... Read more »

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