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updated 5:11 PM PDT, May 6, 2016

Obama jobs bill could bring $324.2M to Oregon schools

If President Obama's American Jobs Act is approved by Congress, Oregon public schools could be eligible for infrastructure improvement funds.

If President Obama's American Jobs Act is approved by Congress, Oregon public schools could be eligible for infrastructure improvement funds.

According to a fact sheet about the bill released today by the White House, Oregon K-12 public schools will be eligible for $253 million of the $25 billion set aside for improving public schools if the bill is passed as presented to Congress. Additionally, community colleges in Oregon would be eligible for $71.2 million.
White House officials estimate that this money could attract or retain as many as 3,300 jobs.

Read more at the Daily Journal of Commerce.

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