Labor & Economic Development Standing Committee
Presentations and Handouts
NCSL Spring Forum
April 19 - 21, 2007
What is the Role of State Government in Economic Development?
Gary Rappaport, The Rappaport Companies, McLean, Virginia Handout
Greg LeRoy, Good Jobs First, Washington, D.C. Handout / Bio
Miles Friedman, National Association of State Development Agencies, Manassas, Virginia Handout / Bio
Getting it Right: Federal, State and Local Responsible Housing Policies
Jeffery Lubell, Center for Housing Policy, Washington, D.C. Bio
Thayer Long, National Modular Housing Council, Manufactured Housing Institute, Arlington, Virginia Handout
Irica Solomon, National Apartment Association, Arlington, Virginia
Mason Bishop, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C.
Judy Miller, U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, Washington, D.C.
Lauren McGarity, U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, Washington, D.C.
Tim Reif, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means, Trade Subcommittee, Washington, D.C.
Jeanne Mejeur, NCSL, Denver, Colorado
Gerri Madrid Davis, NCSL, Washington, D.C.
Jeremy Meadows, NCSL, Washington, D.C.
Insourcing, Outsourcing and Workforce Adjustment
Jennifer Spencer, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Meghana Ayyagari, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Gwen Rubenstein, The Workforce Alliance, Washington, D.C.
Howard Rosen, Trade Adjustment Assistance Coalition, Washington, D.C.
Career and Technical Education
Steve DeWitt, Association for Career and Technical Education, Alexandria, Virginia Bio
Domenic Giandomenico, National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium, Washington, D.C. Bio