Legislation to Support Career and Technical Education

Rep. Morgan GriffithCongressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act:

“Educational programs should provide students with the skills they need to thrive in the workforce. Career and technical education programs provide a vital way to prepare prospective employees for jobs. The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act provides a boost to these programs, increasing their relevance for today’s economy and allowing for more innovation. This bill is now headed toward the President’s desk to be signed into law, meaning more Americans will soon be better prepared to grasp the opportunities presented by the job market.”