Monthly Archives: January 2016

Obama Administration to partner with 27 communities to boost neighborhood revitalization through local food enterprises

EfficientGov U.S. Department of Transportation January 27, 2016 On behalf of the White House Rural Council, six federal agencies joined together to announce the selection of 27 communities in 22 states that will participate in Local Foods, Local Places, a … Continue reading

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Governor doubles down on Summit workforce training approach in new budget

California Economic Summit By Justin Ewers, justin@cafwd.org January 8, 2016 Gov. Jerry Brown proposed spending more than $270 million on improving the performance of California’s workforce training programs in his proposed budget yesterday, providing a boost to the California Economic … Continue reading

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Jerry Brown proposes $170 billion budget that bolsters reserves, school spending

The Fresno Bee By David Siders and Jim Miller, dsiders@sacbee.com January 7, 2016 Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled a $170.6 billion state spending plan Thursday that reflects billions of dollars in new revenue, proposing that much of it go to K-12 … Continue reading

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