Legislative Agenda 2013-14: Education & Workforce Preparedness

Despite recent trends in above-average levels of unemployment, thousands of jobs remain unfilled. Employers are struggling to find qualified, skilled workers to fill high-wage positions. Our educational systems and other training partners must adequately prepare our students and labor force … Continued

Apprenticeship Tax Credit

WMC supports the passage of Senate Bill 448 and Assembly Bill 587, relating to income and franchise tax credits to employers who offer apprenticeships. WMC believes apprenticeship opportunities can be a significant component in our efforts to create a skilled … Continued