This eALERT from the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) includes the bill text and comprehensive outline, as well as links to a title-by-title summary and other informative pages. Read more.
Senior Federal Policy Analyst Katie Brown and Director of Community Advancement at the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) Amy Shields outline several policies Congress can consider that would support businesses and workers adjust to new realities of a post-pandemic world. Read more.
The Relaunching America’s Workforce Act authorizes funding to help workers sharpen their skills and quickly re-enter the workforce as the economy emerges from the deepest decline since the Great Depression. Read more.
JFF joined with 38 other national organizations including the US Workforce Association and NAWB, as part of the Campaign to Invest in America’s Workforce, urging Congress to invest at least $15 billion in the nation’s workforce development system in any upcoming stimulus legislation. Read more.
Following up on feedback she received from town hall meetings between the Department and state CTE directors, the Secretary has decided to use transition authority to provide an extension for states that need additional time to submit their Perkins V state plans, allow states and local Perkins recipients to receive ... Read More