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Order from Sandoval imposes accountability on workforce boards

Rejected in his attempt to consolidate Nevada’s three Workforce Investment Boards, Gov. Brian Sandoval issued an executive order imposing some accountability on the two local boards.A year ago, following a critical audit of Nevadaworks in the north and Workforce Connections in Southern Nevada, Sandoval filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Labor to eliminate the two local boards and have the state-run Governor’s Workforce Investment Board deal directly with the program contractors who provide worker training and other services.The auditors specifically complained that the two local boards were using far too much of the federal money they receive each …

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