Jobs focus welcome… but where do the jobs go?

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The following is a statement from PolicyLink CEO Angela Glover Blackwell on President Obama’s first State of the Union address:

“A recovery that merely recreates our inequitable pre-recession economy is no recovery at all. Throughout his first year and his first State of the Union address, President Obama has made it clear that all Americans deserve to live in opportunity-rich communities. He has listened to and learned from those closest to our nation’s challenges.

During the first year of Obama’s tenure, PolicyLink and our allies have:

Of course, listening is just the first step. We must now put these ideas and innovations into practice. The path is clear…the president and all allies of equity in America must now walk that path with purpose. A true national recovery depends on it.”


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Author: Kirwan Institute (427 Articles)

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