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  • Workforce Bulletin - July 18, 2014

    This edition contains the following articles: President Obama Expected to Sign WIOA Next Week, USDOL to Host Webinar on Implementation; OMB Updates Deficit Forecast for FY 2014; USDOL Issues Latest UI Outlook; States Recover $326 million through Treasury Offset Program in FY 2013; Article in BLS Monthly Labor Review Highlights Effectiveness of Public Workforce Programs; Register Today for the 78th NASWA Annual Conference and more. MORE >>

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Signed into Law

    On Tuesday, July 22, President Barack Obama signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) into law, formally overhauling and reauthorizing the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. MORE >>

  • 2013 NASWA Annual Report

    The Annual Report provides detailed information on NASWA's mission, organization, goals, activities and accomplishments during the 2013 association year. This document serves as a comprehensive resource for state workforce agency administrators and workforce agency employees to take full advantage of the benefits of NASWA membership. MORE >>

  • National Association of State Workforce Agencies and DirectEmployers Announce 10 Year Extension of Unique Public-Private Partnership

    The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) announced today a ten year extension to its ongoing partnership with DirectEmployers Association and their joint collaboration, the National Labor Exchange (NLx). The partnership extension, now continuing through June 2027, strengthens the NLx and underlines the value the initiative brings to government, job seekers, and employers alike. MORE >>

  • Registration for the 78th NASWA Annual Conference Now Available!

    NASWA and the Vermont Department of Labor are pleased to announce the 78th NASWA Annual Conference, which will be held September 17-19, 2014. The Board of Directors will be meeting on Tuesday, September 16th. The Annual Conference will start Wednesday morning, September 17th, and conclude prior to noon on Friday, September 19th. The Conference will be held at the Hilton Burlington Hotel on Lake Champlain in Burlington, Vermont. Information to make hotel reservations is available on the Confer MORE >>   LINK >>

  • 2014 National UI Directors' Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum

    The Utah Department of Workforce Services invites you to join us in Salt Lake City, Utah for a meeting of Creating Connections in the 21st Century. The 2014 NASWA UI Directors' Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum will be held October 20-23, 2014. MORE >>   LINK >>



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