Manchester-Bidwell Corporation http://wesa.fm en New Bill Replicates Pittsburgh's Manchester-Bidwell Program http://wesa.fm/post/new-bill-replicates-pittsburghs-manchester-bidwell-program <p>Imitation is the highest form of flattery, and if it’s up to two Pennsylvania politicians, the rest of the nation will flatter Pittsburgh’s Manchester-Bidwell Corporation.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sen. Robert Casey (D-PA) and Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA-14) have introduced legislation modeled after the local program.</span></p><p>The National Program for Arts and Technology Act would help communities create centers to teach unemployed and underemployed adults and at-risk-youth the skills needed to be competitive in the marketplace.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:42:47 +0000 Jessica Nath 10758 at http://wesa.fm