Congress has a long and controversial history with earmarks. Earmarks are money that individual members can use to grant to organizations within their district. Democrats are strongly considering bringing back this funding, derogatorily know as "pork". But as grant writers [...]
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Client Profile – Northland Workforce Training Center

The Northland Workforce Training Center was an innovative project conceived by the Western New York Regional Economic Development Council and the signature project of Governor Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion.  Headed by Stephen Tucker, President and CEO, Northland has become a model [...]
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Project Funding Success — The Workforce Development Initiative

The WDI has been a part of the Department of Labor’s grant portfolio for a number of years.  But recently, Governor Cuomo dramatically increased the allocation offered to companies and non-profits to train and hire new workers.  We have been [...]
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