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September 27, 2017

On Tuesday, WDQC Policy Analyst Jenna Leventoff testified at the Council of the District of Columbia’s Committee on Labor and Workforce Development hearing about B22-0401, the Workforce Development System Transparency Act of 2017. The bill would...

September 18, 2017

Last week, Montana’s Department of Labor & Industry (MTDLI) and the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education (OCHE) released a new report entitled "Meeting State Worker Demand: A report on the Labor Market Outcomes for Montana Colleges...

September 15, 2017

New results from a 2016 federal survey show that 27 percent of workers hold a non-degree credential and 21 participated in work-based learning, and most of them believe this experience has value in the labor market.

About 80 percent of...

September 7, 2017

The Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking released its strategy today for increasing the availability and use of data to build evidence about government programs. The bipartisan panel’s recommendations emphasize the importance of workforce...

September 6, 2017

Last week, California’s Governor signed Assembly Bill 1336, which will clarify existing law by enabling the California Workforce Development Board (CWDB) to create a process to measure the impact of the state’s workforce training and education...

September 5, 2017

It’s an exciting day for the Workforce Data Quality Campaign (WDQC), as Bryan Wilson becomes the new director of the initiative. Bryan brings years of experience in workforce development and career and technical education, including demonstrated...

July 28, 2017

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced today that it will review operations of the Federal Employment Data Exchange System (FEDES), which facilitates state use of data on federal and military employees to report on the outcomes of workforce...

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