Gov. Nixon recognizes workforce development efforts of businesses and community leaders in Franklin County in announcing proposal for increased funding for Missouri Works Training
• Governor applauds Franklin County for recent designation as a Certified Work Ready Community, highlighting importance of workforce development
WASHINGTON, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today joined local business and community leaders at CG Power Systems in Washington to congratulate Franklin County for being designated as a Certified Work Ready Community by American College Testing (ACT). The Governor also announced today that his balanced budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2015 will include $4.5 million in additional resources for Missouri Works Training, which provides customized training opportunities to companies creating or retaining jobs in the state.