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Bad Rep or Bum Rap?: Officials Should Stop Shifting Blame to Our Local Workforce

Last week, Mitch Miller, CEO of Northeast Tennessee Regional Economic Partnership, seemed to be telling WJHL that the reason NN, Inc. has not filled the number of jobs it promised—in exchange for nearly a million dollars in local tax breaks—is that the people here aren’t qualified for the jobs NN, Inc. is offering.[1] In the… Read more »