Subcommittee Hearings

Contracting and Workforce Subcommittee

STEM Workforce and Immigration Reform

On Thursday April 25, 2013, at 10:00 A.M., the Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce held a hearing titled,  Help Wanted: The Small Business STEM Workforce Shortage and  Immigration Reform.  The hearing was held in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

The purpose of the hearing was to learn how the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce shortage is affecting the current and future economic health and viability of small businesses.

Opening Statement:

Richard Hanna (R-NY)

Witnesses and Testimony:

  •  Mr. John Tyler, General Counsel and Secretary, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, MO

  •  Mr. Nagappa Ravindra, President, Ravi Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C., Rochester, NY

  •  Mr. Ryan Costella, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Click Bond, Carson, City, NV

  •  Mr. Morgan  Reed, Executive Director, Association for Competitive Technology, Washington, DC

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