Welfare-to-Jobs Program a Bust, Reveals Delayed Report

In the article, "Libs' Welfare-to-Jobs Program a Bust, Reveals Delayed Report," the online news site The Tyee reports, "an 11-month-old report prepared for the provincial government, quietly added to the province's website this week, shows that people in the programs do only marginally better in their job hunts than people who aren't in the programs. The government won't start saving money because of the programs for six or seven years, if ever." Read the entire 91 page Evaluation of the Job Placement Program and the Training for Jobs Program report (in PDF format), the summary of the pdf report, or the technical appendix to the report or the update to the summary.

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