Nomination

DOL Nominee: Jose Javier Rodriguez

Jose Javier Rodriguez
Nominated to be the Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training
Nomination announced: July 7, 2021

Jose Javier Rodriguez is a partner with the law firm Sugarman and Susskind and served in the Florida Senate and House of Representatives. As a lawyer, Rodriguez has represented labor unions, such as the International Longshoremen’s Association.  The Employment and Training Administration at the Department of Labor administers federal job training programs and the federal government’s involvement with state unemployment insurance programs.

Nomination StatusJose Javier Rodriguez’s confirmation hearing was held on October 7, 2021.

Additional Resources

VIDEO: Senate Nomination Hearing for Jose Javier Rodriguez
October 7, 2021, U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

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