Larson Congratulates Jahana Hayes On Appointment To Education And Labor Committee
Washington DC – Today, Congressman John B. Larson (CT-01) released the following statement in response to Congresswoman Jahana Hayes’ (CT-05) appointment to the House Education and Labor Committee.
“I congratulate Representative Hayes on her appointment to the House Committee on Education and Labor. Jahana will be an exceptional asset to this committee - from being named the 2016 National Teacher of the Year by President Obama, to the outpouring of support she has received from her former students, her experience as an educator will serve her well. Throughout her years of teaching in Waterbury, Jahana had been a difference maker in the lives of countless families and I am excited to see her continue this work in her Congressional career. The Education and Labor committee has gained a passionate champion for our nation’s children and teachers.” said Larson.