Workforce Investment Act http://kplu.org en Senator Murray touts new jobs legislation http://kplu.org/post/senator-murray-touts-new-jobs-legislation <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-982515.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-982515.mp3</a></p><p>It seems like everyone is talking about the J word lately. That would be JOBS. The President was on the road in the Midwest talking about them this week.</p><p>Now Democratic Senator Patty Murray spent a couple hours at a local Seattle factory talking about how to keep them, how to create them and how to train people for them.</p><p> Thu, 18 Aug 2011 16:20:24 +0000 Vanessa Romo 2352 at http://kplu.org Senator Murray touts new jobs legislation State to get $3 million for aerospace training http://kplu.org/post/state-get-3-million-aerospace-training <p>Governor Chris Gregoire is directing that $3 million in federal <a href="http://www.wtb.wa.gov/Policy_Fed_WIA.asp">Workforce Investment Act</a> funds go to aerospace training programs in Washington.</p><p>She made the announcement Tuesday while speaking from a balcony overlooking the 737 line at Boeing&#39;s Renton factory. Tue, 17 May 2011 20:53:34 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 1616 at http://kplu.org State to get $3 million for aerospace training