Review of Issues Relating to the Income and Jobs Action Act of 1985: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, Second Session, Hearing Held in Aliquippa, PA, April 21, 1986
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1986 - Guaranteed annual income - 83 pages
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Page 30 - The moral test of government is how it treats those in the dawn of life — our children; those in the twilight of life — the elderly; and those in the shadows of life — the sick, the needy, and the unemployed.
Page 11 - American unable to work for 16 pay has the right to an adequate standard of living that rises 17 with increases in the wealth and productivity of the society.
Page 9 - I would like to be accommodating in this area. Mr. THOMAS. Thank you very much. Chairman GIBBONS. We have got problems. And I think you have got a reasonable approach there. Mr. THOMAS. Thank you very much, -Mr. Chairman. Chairman GIBBONS. Let us see who we list next. Mr. Kolter. STATEMENT OF HON. JOSEPH P. KOLTER, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA Mr. KOLTER. Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Mr. Chairman and members of the Subcommittee on Trade, I am pleased to have this opportunity...
Page 3 - HR 1382, and at this time I would like to introduce to you the chairman of the marketing committee of the association, Mr.
Page 18 - Chairman, and I look forward to hearing the testimony of our witnesses. [The prepared statement of Senator Biden follows:] PREPARED STATEMENT OF HON.
Page 20 - Between January 1979 and January 1984, 11.5 million workers lost jobs due to plant closings or relocation, abolition of a position or a shift, or slack work.
Page 14 - In conclusion, I would like to thank the chairman and his staff for the outstanding job they have done in bringing these hearings to the people.
Page 23 - Under section 3(c), the bill calls for adequate income for those able and willing to work, even when opportunities are not available.