Aug 5, 2013 at 9:08 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Senator Al Franken makes a late afternoon visit to St. Cloud Monday.
He'll visit Central McGown Incorporated, where he will meet with manufacturers, educators and work force officials from the region about local efforts to ensure that employers can find enough trained workers to fill job openings.
Senator Franken recently introduced the "Community College to Career Fund Act", to foster parterships between community and technical colleges and businesses to train students to fill high-demand jobs.
Franken will meet with representatives from St. Cloud Technical and Community College and the Central Minnesota Manufacturing Association while he's in town.
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