• Witnesses Urge Congress to Pass Save Local Business Act
    Sep 13, 2017  - The Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, chaired by Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL), and the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions, chaired by Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI), today held a joint legislative hearing to examine H.R. 3441, the Save Local Business Act. “To most Americans, the ques... More
  • THIS WEEK: Hearing on Joint Employer Legislation
    Sep 11, 2017  - On Wednesday, September 13, at 10 a.m., the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections and Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions will hold a joint legislative hearing on H.R. 3441, the Save Local Business Act. The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Building.... More
  • Rob Green to Lead Workforce Policy Staff
    Sep 6, 2017  - Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.), chairwoman of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, today announced that Rob Green has joined the Committee staff as Workforce Policy Director. “Rob is a longtime friend of this Committee, and we’re all familiar with his energetic and creative perspective on work... More
  • Encouraging Innovation, Opportunity, and Flexibility in the Sharing Economy
    Sep 6, 2017  - The Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), today held a hearing to examine the sharing economy and consider how it relates to our nation’s workforce policies. “There is no question that this growing economic sector has improved the American quality of life,” ... More
  • THIS WEEK: Committee to Examine Sharing Economy
    Sep 5, 2017  - On Wednesday, September 6, at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Education and the Workforce, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), will hold a hearing to examine the sharing economy and policies relating to this emerging workforce. The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Buil... More
  • Foxx Praises Exit of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Student Loan Servicing
    Sep 1, 2017  - Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, issued the following statement praising the Department of Education’s decision to end its Memorandum of Understanding with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regarding the oversight of student l... More
  • Foxx, Byrne Statement on EEO-1 Form
    Aug 29, 2017  - Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL), chairman of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, issued the following joint statement after the Office of Management and Budget rescinded changes to the EEO-1 form: “Every Amer... More