Nomination

DOL Nominee: Rajesh Nayak

Rajesh Nayak
Nominated to be Assistant Secretary of Labor for Policy
Nomination announced: April 23, 2021

Nayak is a senior advisor at the Department of Labor and served as a Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Policy during the Obama administration. He also worked at the National Employment Law Project as Deputy Executive Director.

Nomination status: Nayak’s nomination was approved by the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions on June 16, 2021, by a vote of 14-8.

 

Additional Resources

VIDEO: Senate Nomination Hearing for Rajesh Nayak:
May 27, 2021, U. S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

STATEMENT: Senate HELP Committee Ranking Member Richard Burr
May 27, 2021, U. S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

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