Tue Feb 19, 2013, 08:30 AM
TransitJohn (6,893 posts)
Job Corps closes the door on new recruits
The Department of Labor has suspended new enrollment into one of the nation’s largest job-training programs for low-income youths, citing cost overruns that critics have blamed on mismanagement.
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Job Corps closes the door on new recruits (Original post)
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Tue Feb 19, 2013, 01:27 PM
Gorp (716 posts)
1. Mismanagement my patootie. Congress hasn't given them sufficient funding.
The Job Corps is one of the most important programs in the country, but as with everything else that helps the non-white non-rich population, Congress views it as wasted money. Add the GOP's stated objective of making Obama's agenda burn and you really shouldn't expect anything different. Sorry, but I'm really disgusted by this.