Monthly Archives: January 2015

Fresno State’s water tech center gets $1.1 million grant

Central Valley Business Times By CVBT staff January 23, 2015 • The grant will help the center continue to develop partnerships • “To support economic development in the Central Valley through expansion of the water cluster and water technology activities” … Continue reading

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Amazon celebrates success of fulfillment centers in San Joaquin Valley

KCRA By Linda Mumma January 20, 2015 TRACY, Calif. (KCRA) -What happens after you click “buy?” That’s what online retail giant Amazon set out to answer Tuesday morning with two official grand opening ceremonies at its fulfillment centers in Tracy … Continue reading

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Where Obama’s free community-college plan fails, Tennessee’s may succeed

Governing By Chris Kardish January 13, 2015 The president’s plan has met opposition or indifference, but the Tennessee program that inspired it is already catching on in other states. While many education leaders have praised President Obama’s proposal to offer … Continue reading

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Summit unveils five-year roadmap to shared prosperity for California

California Economic Summit By Paul Granillo and Eloy Oakley January 11, 2015 One thing is becoming clear as the California Economic Summit continues to make progress in its fourth year: Our momentum is building. After achieving all of our goals … Continue reading

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