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June 06, 2024 Three Key Moments from Hearing on Unemployment Insurance Reforms

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the wake of the fraud and improper payments that characterized the unemployment insurance (UI) program during the…

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June 04, 2024 Work & Welfare Subcommittee Chairman LaHood Opening Statement – Hearing on Unemployment Insurance Reforms

“The purpose of today’s hearing is to learn how Congress can help rebuild and restore confidence in the unemployment insurance…

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May 14, 2024 In Arizona, Tribal Leaders Share Difficult Challenges Facing Their Communities

Four Key Moments from Hearing on Empowering Native American and Rural Communities in Scottsdale, Arizona SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY,…

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April 12, 2024 In Chicago, Witnesses Highlight the Power of Work to Lift People Out of Poverty

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Inside the nation’s oldest faith-based homeless shelter, witnesses shared how work made possible their journey from poverty to…

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April 11, 2024 Ways and Means Members Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Child Support Enforcement for States and Tribes

This week, Ways and Means Republican Kevin Hern (R-OK) introduced legislation along with co-sponsors Rep. Darin LaHood (R-IL), Rep. David Schweikert…

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March 25, 2024 Key Moments from Ways and Means Hearing with Social Security Commissioner Martin O’Malley

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Committee Republicans secured a number of commitments from Social Security Commissioner Martin O’Malley to make reforms…

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