Wednesday, April 16, 2014
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama travels to Pennsylvania today to announce a job training initiative. The President will unveil the 600-million-dollar program during a visit to a community college in Oakdale this afternoon. The money will be directed at job training programs that aim to produce highly skilled workers. Community colleges will be urged to partner with local businesses and compete for federal grant money. Another 100-million dollars will be devoted to apprenticeship programs.