ABC is thrilled to announce that Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.), chairwoman of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, will join Josh Kraushaar, political editor of National Journal
, as the headline speakers for the Legislative Breakfast on Wednesday, June 27.
Prior to his appointment to the Trump administration in 2017, Mulvaney served as U.S. Representative for the 5th District of South Carolina since 2010, and was a member of the Budget Committee, Joint Economic Committee, Small Business Committee, Financial Services Committee and the Oversight and Government Reform Committee. During the 114th Congress, then-Rep. Mulvaney sponsored ABC’s staple legislation to prevent government mandated project labor agreements (H.R. 1671, the Government Neutrality in Contracting Act
Chairwoman Foxx has represented North Carolina’s 5th District since 2005, and is the first Republican from North Carolina to chair a House committee in more than 65 years. Prior to her appointment as committee chairwoman, Rep. Foxx served as the chair for the subcommittee with jurisdiction over higher education and workforce development, and in 2014 led the first comprehensive overhaul of the nation’s workforce development system in more than a decade (the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
ABC is honored to have these respected, merit shop champions address our members during Legislative Week.