• ICYMI: Democrats’ socialist takeover of higher education
    Dec 2, 2020  - During the Federal Student Aid office’s virtual conference held on Tuesday, Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos exposed the push for free college for what it is: a socialist takeover of higher education. Democrats have long pushed for free college at the expense of American taxpayers and s... More
  • Thanksgiving Roundup: Policies @EdLaborGOP is Thankful For
    Nov 25, 2020  - 2020 has been a year of adversity. The strength of communities, businesses, and families alike have been tested in ways unseen before because of the coronavirus pandemic. We’ve witnessed frontline workers, job creators, and local community members step up in extraordinary ways to help our country he... More
  • Democrats’ Job Killing Bill: What They’re Saying
    Nov 19, 2020  - Tomorrow, the House will vote on H.R. 8294, the National Apprenticeship Act of 2020. At the expense of job creators and workers, H.R. 8294 doubles down on a flawed 80-year-old system, mandates union giveaways, and limits employers’ abilities to create apprenticeship programs that meet the unique nee... More
  • Necessity is the Mother of Invention
    Nov 13, 2020  - “Like coronavirus, the skills gap is mutating, in potentially dangerous ways.” The Financial Times hit the nail on the head with that line. In 2019, seven in ten employers reported talent shortages, according to a job placement firm. CNBC reported that’s “more than three times higher than a decade a... More
  • ICYMI: Presidential Proclamation on National Apprenticeship Week
    Nov 10, 2020  - This week marks the sixth annual National Apprenticeship Week—a week dedicated to showcasing the opportunity and success apprenticeship programs have provided for workers and businesses across the country. The apprenticeship model arms students and workers with the knowledge and skills they need to ... More
  • Empowering Patients through Transparency
    Nov 2, 2020  - The Trump administration’s ongoing efforts to improve our nation’s health care have centered around one overarching goal – empowering patients. Last week, President Trump announced a rule that includes pro-patient, pro-consumer provisions that will provide increased price transparency in our health ... More
  • NPR: Are The Risks Of Reopening Schools Exaggerated?
    Oct 23, 2020  - We all agree that the safety of our children must be prioritized when discussing reopening plans. Encouragingly, recent studies have found a minimal link between opening schools and COVID-19 cases. In fact, health professionals are pointing to mounting health consequences—due to school closures—for ... More