On June 15, President Trump signed an executive order signaling increased federal spending on apprenticeship and creating a task force to streamline apprenticeship regulations. Among the goals of the initiative: to make it easier for employers to develop apprenticeship programs that will make a difference in their industries, training the workers they need and providing opportunities for Americans.


White House statement


Jobs and Careers Coalition
Associated Builders and Contractors
National Skills Coalition


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