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New brief makes the case for strengthening career pathways. View update sent September 19, 2017.

August E-News: Business Leaders Advocate for Skills on Capitol Hill. View update sent September 7, 2017.

New Leadership at WDQC. View update sent September 5, 2017.

Ohio advocates advance skills-based SNAP E&T. View update sent August 29, 2017.

CT enacts bill to promote cross-agency data sharing. View update sent August 21, 2017.

Georgia announces grants to support sector partnerships. View update sent August 10, 2017.

Michigan makes strides on training provider data. View update sent August 3, 2017.

There's still time to support the BUILDS Act! View update sent August 1, 2017.

July E-News: Kaine, Portman introduce bipartisan bill to support infrastructure workforce. View update sent July 31, 2017.

Indiana to Provide Free Community College Certificate Programs for In-Demand Fields. View update sent July 26, 2017.

Take action and support the BUILDS Act! View update sent July 21, 2017.

House subcommittee proposes steep cuts to workforce, education programs for FY 2018. View update sent July 13, 2017.

Save the date! Join us for the 2018 Skills Summit. View update sent July 10, 2017.

June E-News: President Trump calls for expanding apprenticeship. View update sent June 30, 2017.

Iowa law expands high school equivalency diploma options for students. View update sent June 29, 2017.

New WDQC report recommends maximizing data utility for workforce development. View update sent June 22, 2017.

New Maryland policy aligns assessments across WIOA Title I & Title II. View update sent June 19, 2017.

President Trump calls for expanding apprenticeship. View update sent June 16, 2017.

Action alert: urge your members of Congress to reject drastic cuts to workforce development funding! View update sent June 14, 2017.

New recommendations for investing in infrastructure workforce. View update sent June 12, 2017.

Portland Community College leads key SNAP E&T program in Oregon. View update sent June 9, 2017.

Andy Van Kleunen talks apprenticeship on CNBC. View update sent June 8, 2017.

NSC's Congressional briefing draws crowd to learn about upskilling policy. View update sent June 6, 2017.

Action alert: urge your members of Congress to reject drastic cuts to workforce development funding! View update sent June 5, 2017.

May E-News: National Skills Coalition, New America and partners move Apprenticeship Forward! View update sent June 2, 2017.

Action alert: urge your members of Congress to reject drastic cuts to workforce development funding! View update sent May 25, 2017.

Trump FY 2018 Budget Slashes Funding for Key Workforce, Education, Human Services Programs. View update sent May 23, 2017.

Congress introduces bills that advance NSC postsecondary priorities. View update sent May 16, 2017.

May 18 webinar & new blog post on WIOA corrections & re-entry services. View update sent May 11, 2017.

We're moving apprenticeship forward! View update sent May 4, 2017.

April E-News: Acosta confirmed as Labor Secretary. View update sent May 1, 2017.

Webinar invitation: From the Correctional System to the Workforce. View update sent April 25, 2017.

March E-News: The case for investing in upskilling. View update sent March 31, 2017.

New fact sheets: The Business Case for Upskilling. View update sent March 29, 2017.

There's still time! Speak out against cuts to workforce, education & training programs. View update sent March 28, 2017.

Here are the slides from the Webinar on the Federal Budget from NSC. Interesting session, the main points being that funding will stay fairly steady for WIOA with Adult and Youth funding still lower than Dislocated Worker funding and will probably remain at risk. Also, Pell grant funding is at risk with our new administration for 2018. View webinar slides from February 23, 2017.

Action alert! speak out against cuts to workforce, education & training programs. View update sent March 22, 2017.

Join NSC for a webinar on data tools for workforce policy. View update sent March 20, 2017.

Action alert! speak out against cuts to workforce, education & training programs. View update sent March 16, 2017.

NBC features BLU leader talking about skills gap. View update sent March 14, 2017.

Webinar Invitation: Service Workers with Limited Foundational Skills View update sent March 8, 2017.

Webinar Invitation: Data Tools for Workforce Policy View update sent March 7, 2017.

February E-News: New Congress and renewed energy at the 2017 Skills Summit! View update sent March 3, 2017.

New report on foundational skills in the service sector. View update sent February 15, 2017.

Webinar invitation: Federal Budget and Appropriations Update. View update sent February 13, 2017.

Deadline extended! Sign on to protect investments in skills today. View update sent February 10, 2017.

Three Ways to Stand Up, Speak Up, and Protect and Improve Investments in Skills Today. View update sent February 7, 2017.

Middle-skill gap persists in 2017. View update sent February 6, 2017.

Middle Skill Jobs in Illinois 2017. View more..

Webinar invitation: Skills Equity Policies in the States. View update sent February 3, 2017.

Assuring the Quality of Short Term Programs. View update sent February 2, 2017.

January E-News: Senators introduce JOBS Act. View update sent February 1, 2017.

Urge your senators to support JOBS Act. View update sent January 26, 2017.

Only a week left to register for the Skills Summit! View update sent January 9, 2017.

How will you start the new year? View update sent December 30, 2016.

Are you waiting for the New Year? View update sent December 26, 2016.

November E-News: Skills for Good Jobs: An Agenda for the Next President. View update sent December 22, 2016.

Don't get left out in the cold! View second update sent December 21, 2016.

Time is running out – contribute to NSC today! View update sent December 21, 2016.

It's our final policy scan of the holiday season: alignment policy. View update sent December 16, 2016.

On the fourth day of policy scans, NSC gave to me. View update sent December 15, 2016.

A third day of holiday policy scan cheer! View update sent December 14, 2016.

Five days of policy scans! Day two: job-driven financial aid. View update sent December 13, 2016.

A week of presents from National Skills Coalition. View update sent December 12, 2016.

It takes just two clicks! View update sent December 6, 2016.

November E-News: Skills for Good Jobs: An Agenda for the Next President. View update sent December 2, 2016.








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