Friday Link Round-Up

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Here’s your collection of links for this first Friday in October. Remember that this month is also Disability Employment Awareness month. . . 

  • House Releases FY 2012 Labor–HHS Draft–Last Thursday, the House appropriations committee released a draft bill providing Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education (Labor-HHS). The proposed bill would make devastating cuts to federal workforce and education programs—including more than $2 billion in cuts to programs under the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA).
  • Utah Job Training Services Report–Utah looks at the effectiveness of its workforce services and finds that degree programs, occupational skills training and paid internships are most effective.