New bill addresses skills gap between businesses, community colleges
U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-Minnesota) recently introduced a bill to help close the skills gap--where jobs go unfilled because businesses cannot find workers with the right skills--by fostering partnerships between community and technical colleges and businesses to train students to fill high-demand jobs in Minnesota and across the country.
U.S. Representative George Miller (D-Calif.) introduced the legislation in the House last month.
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