Policy News – January 25, 2024

In The States The Texas labor market achieved unprecedented heights in 2023, according to the Texas Workforce Commission. In December, the seasonally adjusted job count surpassed 14 million, marking the 27th consecutive month of record-setting employment. Notably,...

Policy News – January 18, 2024

In The States Massachusetts Governor Maura Healey (D) has unveiled a collaborative effort between two state offices aimed at reactivating statewide contracts, thereby increasing opportunities for a variety of small and diverse businesses. Under the leadership of...

Policy News – January 11, 2024

The US Small Business Administration has recently announced plans to conduct a roundtable discussion on regulatory enforcement in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 25th. The session will be facilitated by the SBA’s ombudsman and will concentrate on the...

Policy News – December 14, 2023

On Thursday, the House Education and the Workforce (E&W) Committee unveiled H.R. 6655, known as the A Stronger Workforce for America Act (ASWAA), aimed at reauthorizing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). ASWAA, introduced in a bipartisan fashion...

Policy News – December 7, 2023

House leadership is currently in the process of discussing the details of a final appropriations bill, with the Republican caucus collaborating with the Senate to create a bipartisan package that may resemble the one advocated by former Speaker McCarthy before his...