Community, Economic & Workforce Development Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to housing programs, community and economic development, and public works including the creation of affordable housing and housing options for different populations, residential, commercial, and industrial development, and building and housing codes.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


 Fact Sheets


 From the Washington Watch blog

​House Set to Vote on CR to Extend FY 2014 Funding Levels until December

On September 9, House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) unveiled a short-term continuing resolution (CR) that would fund the federal government at... (read more)

5 weeks ago | 0

​EDA Announces FY 2014 Regional Innovation Grants Program

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s, Economic Development Administration (EDA) has announced funding for the FY 2014 Regional Innovation Grants Program. This program, for which... (read more)

5 weeks ago | 0

​President Signs Workforce Bill into Law, Vice President Releases Review of Federal Training Programs

On July 22, President Obama signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (PL 113-128) into law. WIOA updates the... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

​Senate Appropriations Committee Releases Draft Labor-HHS-Ed Bill, Path forward Uncertain

​On July 24, the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee released a draft FY 2015 Labor-Health and Human Services-Education bill and an accompanying draft report.... (read more)

3 months ago | 0


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Committee Chair
Commissioner Welton Cadwell
Lake County, FL


 Committee Info

Daria Daniel
Associate Legislative Director



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