The Winter Policy Forum is a gathering for NASWA state workforce members to discuss current and developing trends in the workforce system and how they will be affected by changes occurring in the national landscape. The meeting focuses on collaborating with representatives from the Administration, Congress, U.S. Department of Labor, Intergovernmental (IGO) partner organizations, WIOA partner groups, and other D.C. policy-making groups.
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NASWA in Action
COALITION LETTER IN SUPPORT OF TANF EXTENSION
This letter represents the membership organizations that reflect the country’s state legislatures, counties, cities, and state and local workforce and health and human services agencies. As our state and local systems work to support children and families in response to the public health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, a one-year TANF extension will provide stability and continuity to a critical program that helps to build strong and resilient communities. We look forward to working with Congress in the coming months on bi-partisan policy reform that enables TANF to best support the economic mobility and well-being of families.
NASWA Policy Director Yvette Chocolaad highlighted workforce development issues at the fall research-to-policy conference of the Association for Public Policy and Management (APPAM). Yvette, an APPAM member, chaired the panel Policy Tools for the Next Recovery: Poverty Measurement, Social Safety Net Participation, and Reemployment after COVID-19. The session drew on... Read More
NASWA POLICY DIRECTOR PARTICIPATES ON
MILITARY FAMILIES SUMMIT PANEL
NASWA Veterans Policy Director Lori Adams was a panelist at Goodwill Industries recent Veteran and Military Families Virtual Summit on November 13. She was joined by representatives from The Mission Continues and Goodwill for a discussion on “Leveraging the Collective Power of Partnership.”