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Opportunity Near You: Upskilling for EV manufacturing and for the construction industry

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From Illinois: WAND-TV reports industry leaders are calling for tax credits and a student loan repayment program to attract workers for open engineering jobs.

From Michigan: Work Shift reports Detroit looks to upskilling residents for EV jobs in a Ford-funded innovation hub.

From New Mexico: KRQE reports the state has launched launches an employment and training program for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) recipients.

From Pennsylvania: FOX43 reports the Pennsylvania Department of State is launching a training program to provide election administration training for election officials.

From Washington: KOMO News reports the first cohort of people who had been experiencing homelessness has graduated from a Washington State Department of Transportation collaborative program that trains participants for work in the construction industry.

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