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Just-in-time training for Greater Cleveland's unemployed workers: editorial
Plain Dealer Editorial Board, The Plain Dealer, 16 April 2012
[Employment Connection] is bracing for an expected $1.5 million cut this July,
reducing its $10 million budget by 15 percent as the feds shave job
training, says Dave Reines, Employment Connection's executive director.
The actual numbers will be unveiled shortly, he says.
Read the full editorial on Cleveland.com
Such tight-fistedness is stunning in a nation that needs a boost from higher-skilled workers.
Luckily, Julian Rogers, a member of the Cuyahoga County Council,
wants the county to help fill the gap with up to half a million dollars
in stop-gap job-training funds.