Portman Introduces Bill to Expand Job Training Grants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill that would make high-quality, shorter-term education and training programs eligible for Pell Grants was introduced today by U.S. Sen. Rob Portman and other lawmakers. By expanding Pell Grant eligibility, the federal Jumpstart Our Businesses by Supporting Students Act – or Jobs Act – would create affordable training for jobs that are now in-demand as industries react to the pandemic. Ensuring students have access to postsecondary programs has become even m

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