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Guthrie, Davis Host First Official Apprenticeship Caucus Event

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (R-KY-02) and Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-CA-53), chairman and ranking member, respectively, of the House Education and the Workforce Committee’s Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee, today hosted the first official event of Congressional Apprenticeship Caucus.Guthrie and Davis launchedthe bipartisan Apprenticeship Caucus this spring to... Read more »

Guthrie, Davis Launch Bipartisan Apprenticeship Caucus

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53), chairman and ranking member of the House Education and the Workforce Committee’s Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee, respectively, launched the bipartisan Congressional Apprenticeship Caucus. This caucus will focus on how Congress can support apprenticeships as a means to help people enter... Read more »

Guthrie Announces Larue County High School Student Appointment to Naval Academy

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today announced the appointment of Larue County High School student William Pearman to the United States Naval Academy.“One of my greatest honors as a member of Congress is to nominate students like Will to our nation’s military academies,” said Guthrie. “I am thrilled to announce Will’s appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy. Will is a strong stude... Read more »

Guthrie Announces North Bullitt County High School Student Appointment to West Point

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today announced the appointment of North Bullitt County High School student Kailah Habib to the U.S. Military Academy.“As a West Point graduate myself, it was an honor to nominate Kailah to The U.S. Military Academy,” said Guthrie. “I was thrilled to be able to break the news to her about this appointment yesterday. Kailah is a strong student and a... Read more »

Guthrie Introduces Higher Education Reform Legislation

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee’s Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee, today with full committee chairwoman Rep. Virginia Foxx (NC-05) introduced the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act.The PROSPER Act reforms the Higher Education Act of 1965 by ... Read more »

ICYMI: Guthrie Op-ed: Closing the cyber skills gap

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), chairman of the Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee, along with Congressman John Ratcliffe (TX-04), chairman of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee, wrote the following opinion piece in the Washington Times on the need to close the cyber skills gap: Closing the cyber skills gapAs published in the Washin... Read more »

Guthrie Votes to Support Our Troops

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today released the following statement after the House passed the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):“Today I was proud to vote for the bipartisan, bicameral National Defense Authorization Act. This bill includes the largest pay raise for our troops in eight years – great news for service members serving at Fort Knox in the ... Read more »

Guthrie Co-Chairs Hearing on Cybersecurity Workforce

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), chairman of the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development, along with Congressman John Ratcliffe (TX-04), chairman of the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection, led a hearing yesterday on public-private solutions for educating a strong cyber workforce.The cybersecurity industry is one of the fastest-growing i... Read more »

Guthrie Votes to Strengthen Career and Technical Education

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), chairman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development, applauded the passage of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (H.R. 2353).The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 1984 (Perkins Act) provides federal support for state and... Read more »