Originally Posted by qabbaan
Job training doesn't help people if there isn't a job opening waiting for them, Barry.
Some studies have shown that there is a strong possibility that jobs could be created here in the US but we don't have the people in this country with the necessary skills to fill them.
Job training is very important. It helped save my hometown after Maytag took the plant to Mexico. 10% of the town's population lost their job but they were given the ability to do job training paid by the government and many of them ended up getting better paying jobs as a result.