Minnesota Congressman John Kline praised the passage of bipartisan legislation that would improve financial counseling support for college students and their parents. The Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act (H.R. 4984) is the third in a series of bills passed by the House to strengthen the nation’s higher education system.
Minnesota Congressman John Kline, Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, expressed the urgent need to assist victims of youth sex trafficking while the House of Representatives debated bipartisan legislation this week to strengthen support for victims of youth sex trafficking.
Kline Champions Legislation to Support Innovation, Strengthen Transparency in Higher Education to Passage
Minnesota Congressman John Kline, Chairman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, championed two bipartisan legislative proposals that will spur innovation and strengthen transparency in higher education to passage today.
Minnesota Congressman John Kline, Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, issued the following statement after President Barack Obama signed into law H.R. 803, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
John has supported and championed many efforts in the House of Representatives to put an end to human trafficking. View this page to find out about important legislation, hearings, and local resources.
John has championed bipartisan, bicameral legislation to ensure workers have the skills needed to find a good job. Visit this page to learn more about our current system, the status of the bill, and his solution.
Please visit this page on my website for important resources and information for residents of the 2nd district impacted by flooding.
Visit this page for information about the issues at the VA and on how John can help veterans experiencing issues with veterans benefits.
John Kline Urges Passage of Youth Trafficking Legislation
The proposals would enhance existing aid for runaway and homeless youth and improve identification and assessment of child sex trafficking victims.
John Kline Helps Lead a Hearing to Exam Efforts to Protect Our Youth
John Kline helped lead a hearing to to examine the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's ongoing work and implementation of recent legislative changes.
John Kline Questions Secretary Hagel on Release of Terrorists
During a House Armed Services Committee hearing, John Kline questioned Sec. Hagel about the release of five deadly terrorists.
John Kline Remarks Urging Support of the Save American Workers Act
John Kline urges passage of The Save American Workers Act (H.R. 2575). This legislation is important to ensuring Minnesotans job stability and growing our economy.