Walberg Named Republican Leader of Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions
Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Tim Walberg (MI-07) was named the lead Republican member of the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) for the 116th Congress.
“I am honored to return to a top leadership role on the HELP subcommittee,” said Rep. Walberg. “Last Congress, we made significant strides on developing a skilled workforce, creating greater economic opportunity, and enhancing retirement security. I look forward to building on these efforts and finding bipartisan solutions that improve the lives of working families in Michigan.”
“I am delighted that Rep. Walberg will once again lead Republican members of the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions in the 116th Congress. He has been an important leader in Republican efforts to deliver regulatory relief and healthcare options to families and Main Street businesses, and we will benefit greatly from his expertise as Republicans continue our work on behalf of the entire workforce," said Rep. Virginia Foxx, Republican Leader of the Committee on Education and Labor.
Walberg has served on the House Committee on Education and Labor from 2007-2009 and now since 2010, including previous tenures as chairman of both the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections and the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions. In these roles, Walberg has been instrumental in advancing the committee’s priorities on workforce and retirement policy. For more information on Walberg’s work in Congress, visit walberg.house.gov.