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Serial No. 112-137: Labor Abuses, Human Trafficking and Government Contractors: Is the Government Doing Enough to Protect Vulnerable Workers? Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, Second Session, March 27, 2012   [open pdf - 2MB]

This is the March 27, 2012 hearing on "Labor Abuses, Human Trafficking and Government Contractors: Is the Government Doing Enough to Protect Vulnerable Workers?," held before the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform. From the opening statement of James Lankford: "This hearing is on Labor Abuses, Human Trafficking and Government Contracts: Is the Government Doing Enough to Protect Vulnerable Workers? We are a part of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee. We exist to secure two fundamental principles. First, Americans have the right to know that the money Washington takes from them is well spent. Second, Americans deserve an efficient and effective government that works for them. Our duty on the Oversight and Government Reform Committee is to protect these rights. Our solemn responsibility is to hold government accountable to taxpayers because taxpayers have a right to know what they are getting from the government." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Richard Blumenthal, Rob Portman, Luis Cdebaca, Cathy J. Read, Evelyn R. Klemstine, Richard T. Ginman, Sharon Cooper, Kenneth P. Moorefield, and James Lankford.

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2012
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