2016 State of Steel Hearing

We invite you to the Congressional Steel Caucus’ annual State of Steel hearing, which will be held on Thursday, April 14th at 8:00 AM in room HVC-210 in the Capitol Visitors Center.

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Lunch Briefing: Hiring STEM Professionals

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: lisa.hager@mail.house.gov Date: 4/4/2016 the STEM Education Caucus and the Manufacturing Caucus In partnership with SAE International and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)   Invites you to a Briefing: Hiring STEM Professionals Out of School by U.S. Manufacturers – Just how difficult is it? Monday, April 11th, 12:00 […]

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Support Expanding Retirement Security to Federal Contractors

Our country is currently facing a retirement security crisis, and part of the problem is that more and more Americans don’t have access to retirement plans through their employer, are not eligible for their employer’s plan, or are not aware of their employer-provided options. I ask you to join me in urging the President to take executive action to require all Federal contractors to auto-enroll all of their employees in retirement plans.

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Female Soccer Players Deserve Equal Pay for Equal Play

By now I’m sure you have seen the New York Times article, Five Top Female Players Accuse U.S. Soccer of Wage Discrimination, which discusses a federal complaint with the EEOC by five U.S. Women’s National Team (U.S.W.N.T.) members charging U.S. Soccer with wage discrimination.

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SUPPORT PAID SICK DAYS (v. 2)

On September 7, 2015, President Obama signed an Executive Order requiring federal contractors to provide 1 hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours worked (or up to 7 sick days a year).

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