Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Chair of the Joint Economic Committee, held a hearing on the newly released employment figures for April from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The hearing entitled, “The Employment Situation: April 2010” took place on Friday, May 7, 2010, at 9:30 a.m., in room 106 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. BLS Commissioner Keith Hall testified to recent developments in the labor market and answer questions on national employment trends.
WHAT: Hearing on “The Employment Situation: April 2010”
WHO: Dr. Keith Hall,
Commissioner, Bureau of Labor Statistics,
U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC
WHEN: 9:30 a.m., TOMORROW, Friday, May 7, 2010
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Chair Carolyn B. Maloney presided.
The Joint Economic Committee, established under the Employment Act of 1946, was created by Congress to review economic conditions and to analyze the effectiveness of economic policy.