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Press release from the Office of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam; August 28, 2012:  NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has concluded a series of seven candid conversations he held across the state with employers and educators to better link post-secondary education to high-quality jobs. “It is our responsibility to produce a quality workforce that meets […]

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Press Release from the Office of Gov. Bill Haslam, March 29, 2012 Governor Awards More Than $150K In Job Training Grants; Nine Companies Awarded Grants Training 298 Employees NASHVILLE– Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Karla Davis have awarded $159,215 in job training grants to nine companies across the […]

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State of Tennessee Press Release; June 17, 2010: Seasonally Adjusted Rate Down 0.1 Percentage Point from April NASHVILLE – Tennessee Commissioner of Labor & Workforce Development James Neeley announced today Tennessee’s unemployment rate for May was 10.4 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from the April rate of 10.5 percent. The May 2009 rate […]

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Press Release from Bill Haslam for Governor, March 24, 2010: Will Work With Businesses, Postsecondary Institutions to Train Workers, Meet Workforce Needs CHATTANOOGA – Speaking with business leaders, higher education officials, and economic development professionals during a key stop on his statewide Jobs Tour, Republican gubernatorial candidate and Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam announced today a […]

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