NASWA released its 2022 Legislative Priorities on May 17. These initiatives advocate for enhanced investment, flexibility, and alignment of the workforce system; data infrastructure support with reduction to systemic barriers; and improvements to unemployment insurance administration.
NASWA's 2022 Legislative Priorities include:
Increase flexibility for states and enhance federal investment; align workforce with post-secondary and infrastructure investments; and reduction of systemic barriers to successful outcomes and promotion of economic mobility.
Data Infrastructure Support
Invest in state-driven data infrastructure.
Unemployment Insurance Administration
Prepare for future recessions while promoting efficient and equitable administration of UI programs.