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How Build Back Better and Infrastructure Bills Can Advance Learners and Workers

Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh and Maria Flynn, President and CEO of JFF

In our premiere episode of Horizons: On the Record, we focus on the opportunities available in education and workforce development from Build Back Better and the new infrastructure legislation.

It’s time to tune in for JFF’s premiere episode of Horizons: On the Record. We’re kicking off the series with a focus on the education and workforce development opportunities in the proposed Build Back Better Act and the recently approved national infrastructure package.

In this first episode, we’ll hear from:

  • U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh
  • U.S. Representative Suzanne Bonamici
  • Ted Mitchell, President of the American Council on Education
  • Denise Forte, CEO of The Education Trust

They’ll join JFF leaders for analysis of the latest legislation and what it means for our workforce today and tomorrow. Horizons: On the Record is a quarterly studio show focused on the big issues of the moment—the challenges and the opportunities to advance economic equity for learners and workers across the country.

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5 Ways Employers Can Invest in Untapped Immigrant Talent

At Jobs for the Future's Horizons summit, experts from across sectors offered insights on how to engage, support, and upskill an overlooked talent...

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Horizons 2022 summit presentation

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At Horizons, Moving Toward Equity—Together

Four key steps to an equitable economic future from innovators and leaders at the 2022 summit.

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Horizons: Looking Back to See Beyond

“We need to . . . do a better job of making the time to truly step back and reimagine and to let ourselves really think about what’s possible if we...

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