Recommendations for Reauthorization of Title I of the Workforce Investment Act Adult and Youth Programs
Publication Date: May 2007
Publisher(s): Center for Law and Social Policy
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Coverage: United States
The United States economy is undergoing a major transformation. This requires a new vision for workforce policy--one that promotes a "high-road" path to U.S. competitiveness and greater economic opportunity for all workers. These recommendations for reauthorization of Title I of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) focus on both the supply and demand sides of the labor market, in order to address the long-term needs of workers and employers in the new competitive economy. (Updated July 3, 2007.)
Supplementary files include: Recommendations to Strengthen Title I of the Senate WIA Reauthorization Bill Passed by the 109th Congress; and Recommended Legislative Language to Strengthen HR 27 EAS.