Subcommittee Hearing Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 to Help Workers and Employers Meet the Changing Demands of a Global Market

Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety Date: Thursday, July 16, 2009 Time: 10:00 AM Location: SD-430

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Witnesses

Panel I

  1. The Honorable Jane Oates
    Assistant Secretary of Labor
    Employment and Training Administration
    Washington, DC
  2. The Honorable Martha Kanter
    Under Secretary
    U.S. Department of Education
    Ashington, DC

Panel II

  1. Clyde McQueen
    Director
    Full Employment Council, Inc
    Kansas City, MO
  2. Michael Thurmond
    Commissioner
    Georgia Department of Labor
    Atlanta, GA
  3. Rick Bender
    President
    The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
    Seattle, WA
  4. William Kiernan
    Director
    Institute for Community Inclusion
    Boston, MA
  5. Marry Sarris
    Executive Director
    North Shore Workforce Investment Board
    Salem, MA
  6. Kathy Cooper
    Policy Associate, Office of Adult Literacy
    Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
    Olympia, WA
  7. Stephen Wing
    Director of Workforce Initiatives
    CVS Caremark
    Twinsburg, OH

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Senator Murray Senator Isakson Senator Brown Senator Murray with Assistant Secretary Oates Assistant Secretary Oates Under Secretary Kanter Clyde McQueen, Michael Thurmond and Rick Bender William Kiernan and Mary Sarris Mary Sarris, Kathy Cooper, Stephen Wing The Second Panalists