workforce investment act http://michiganradio.org en Federal cuts devastate Focus: HOPE http://michiganradio.org/post/federal-cuts-devastate-focus-hope <p>About two-dozen people learned Wednesday would be the last day of their Information Technology certification course at Focus: HOPE. Some were nearly in tears, and most were reluctant to leave.</p><p>In all, about 225 people face an <a href="http://www.focushope.edu/page.aspx?content_id=337&amp;content_type=news">abrupt end to job training courses like this one.</a> That&rsquo;s because of Congress&rsquo;s inaction on the Workforce Investment Act.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 23:10:23 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 5132 at http://michiganradio.org