ERIC Number: ED237767
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on Job Creation Proposals. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session on H.R. 116, H.R. 777, H.R. 1036, H.R. 1046, and H.R. 1060 (New York, New York, February 28; Washington, DC, March 3, 7, and 17, 1983).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
These Congressional hearings contain testimony on five bills that are designed to provide employment opportunities to long-term unemployment individuals in high unemployment areas through projects to repair and renovate vitally needed community facilities. Included among those agencies and organizations represented at the hearings were the following: the Children's Defense Fund; Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation; the Division of School Buildings of the New York City Board of Education; Dade County Public Schools in Miami, Florida; the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations; the Cherokee Indians; the Associated General Contractors of America; the Center for Policy Studies; the New York City Department of Employment; the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America; the Bureau of Social Science Research; Jobs in Energy; the National Association of Counties; and the Philadelphia Unemployment Project. The texts of each of the five bills are also included in this volume. (MN)
Descriptors: Building Trades, Community Development, Construction Programs, Dislocated Workers, Educational Legislation, Employment Opportunities, Employment Problems, Employment Programs, Federal Legislation, Hearings, Job Development, Neighborhood Improvement, Policy Formation, Poverty Areas, Public Policy, Public Service Occupations, Repair, Unemployment, Urban Areas
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.