U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ANNOUNCES ASSISTANCE FOR HURRICANE FLORENCE RECOVERY
On Spetember 19, the U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta announced several actions the DOL is taking to help in American workers recover from Hurricane Florence's impact. For example, the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) is prepared to provide Disaster Dislocated Worker Grants to help affected states assess workforce needs. The disbursement of funds will be determined as needs are assessed by state and local partners.
To read the U.S. Secretary of Labor's full announcement visit the Department of Labor's News Release at: https://www.dol.gov/newsroom/releases/osec/osec20180919.