3/11/2014 8:30 AM
| Ken Vincenet
John Husing, the Chief Economist for the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, and KVCR's Ken Vincent continue their discussion about how to alleviate poverty in the IE. In this segment, Dr. Husing explains why many community colleges in our region are not succeeding in preparing future workers for the growing number of family-wage jobs that are emerging in the Inland Empire.
P-E Columnist Cassie MacDuff joins KVCR's Ken Vincent to review a few of the major news stories in the Inland Empire this week, including:
-new revelations in the years-old Colonies corruption scandal
-RivCo Supervisors want federal money for Salton Sea restoration
-Riverside's Mission Inn wins awards from the prestigious travel guide Conde Naste
3/5/2014 7:30 AM
| Matt Guilhem
After settling a dispute last week that threatened a strike against the University of California, one of UC's largest employee unions is holding another strike vote this week. KVCR's Matt Guilhem has the details.
John Husing, Chief Economist for the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, continues his serial conversation with KVCR's Ken Vincent about how to alleviate poverty in the IE.