The NewDEAL is proud to announce our new podcast, An Honorable Profession, hosted by NewDEAL Leader County Supervisor Ryan Coonerty (Santa Cruz County, CA). Catch our first episode, featuring NewDEAL Alumnus Jason Kander, former Missouri Secretary of State and founder of Let America Vote. An Honorable Profession is available to listen on our website, Spotify, Google Play Music, Stitcher, and is coming soon to iTunes.
This week saw the launch of The Well News, a new online platform that serves as an amplification chamber for sensible leaders and current issues across the country. The Well News will produce original news content, publish leader-created content, and elevate other stories that highlight the work of and ideas supported by pragmatic, pro-business individuals at all levels of government and the private sectors. Check out their articles now, and don't miss their interview with NewDEAL Leader Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams.
NewDEAL Leader New Jersey Senator Troy Singleton is sponsoring a bill to create an incentive program to boost the creation of apprenticeship programs in the manufacturing and advanced technology sectors. Apprenticeships could give workers an alternative to a four-year degree to help them secure a good-paying job in a high-growth industry. Learn more about his bill and how it fits in with recommendations to invest in growing and diversifying apprenticeships.