House hearing examined modernizing the Workforce Investment Act

On October 4, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, held a hearing on “Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act: Developing an Effective Job Training System for Workers and Employers.” Copies of witness testimony and a video archive of the hearing may be viewed on the Committee’s web site.

House hearing to examine modernizing the Workforce Investment Act

On October 4 at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, will hold a hearing on “Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act: Developing an Effective Job Training System for Workers and Employers.” The hearing may be viewed live from the Committee’s web site.

House hearing on federal job training programs

On August 30th, House Committee on Education and the Workforce Chairman John Kline (R-MN) joined Rep. Joe Heck (R-NV) in Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District to host a field hearing entitled “Examining Local Solutions to Strengthen Federal Job Training Programs.” The field hearing took place at the Opportunity Village which, according to the testimony of its Executive Director, provides “assessment, training and employment services” to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Click here to access opening statements and testimony.

House hearing to focus on Federal job training programs

On August 30 at 11am (PDT), House Committee on Education and the Workforce Chairman John Kline (R-MN) will join Rep. Joe Heck (R-NV) in Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District to host a field hearing entitled “Examining Local Solutions to Strengthen Federal Job Training Programs.” The field hearing will take place at the Opportunity Village, Ralph and Betty Englestad Campus, located at 6050 South Buffalo Drive in Las Vegas. Click here for more information regarding the hearing and witness list. We do not know if the Committee plans to webcast the hearing; if so, the webcast will be available here.