Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Chair of the Joint Economic Committee, will hold a hearing on the newly released employment figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). BLS Commissioner Keith Hall will testify to recent developments in the labor market and answer questions on national employment trends.
WHAT: Hearing on “The Employment Situation: January 2010”
WHO: Dr. Keith Hall,
Commissioner, Bureau of Labor Statistics,
U. S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC
WHEN: 9:30 a.m., Friday, February 5, 2010
WHERE: 216 Hart 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.