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    Since 2007, the Ohio Workforce Coalition has been bringing together leaders from education and training institutions, economic and workforce development organizations, business and industry, labor, and human service providers. The Coalition promotes public policies that build the skills of adult workers, meet employer skill needs, and strengthen the workforce system to ensure opportunity and prosperity for Ohio families.

Legislative activity

SB 256 creates the Career Training Workforce Development Grant Fund to provide funds for the for-profit career colleges in Ohio.  It includes a provision that 20% of the Casino license fees go to this new fund. Read the testimony from the sponsors.

HB 519 creates rules for the operation of casinos in Ohio and includes several earmarks for several workforce related programs. Sponsored by Representatives Yuko and Book.

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