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On June 15, 2021, the Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee of the U.S. House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Reauthorization: Examining Successful Models of Employment for Justice-Involved Individuals, also known as ex-offenders. The subcommittee is chaired by U.S. Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-FL).
There were four witnesses:
- Ms. Traci Scott, Vice President, Workforce Development Division, National Urban League (testimony)
- Mr. Gregg Keesling, President, DBA RecycleForce Workforce, Inc., Indianapolis, IN (testimony)
- Dr. Pamela Lattimore, Senior Director for Research Development, Division for Applied Justice Research, RTI International, Durham , NC, (testimony),
- Ms. Wendi Safstrom, Executive Director, SHRM Foundation (testimony).
The video of the hearing is online.