Working to Live in Southwest Washington

Starting a Career Without Going Into Debt with Special Guest Joanna Turner

September 12, 2020

Shannon and Harold talk to Bob Caroll, president of the Columbia Pacific Building and Construction Trades Council (http://www.colpacbuildingtrades.com/,) Mike Bridges with the Longview Kelso Building Trades Council, and Executive Secretary of the Washington State Building and Construction Trades Council (http://www.wabuildingtrades.org/) Mark Riker about how people can start a new career without taking on a ton of college debt.

Mike Bridges sticks around to discuss the Northwest Innovationworks project in Kalama, Washington with Vee Godley and Kent Caputo. Find out more about the project and the living wage jobs it will provide at https://letsbuildthiswa.com/.

Finally, they talk to Joanna Turner who also wants to bring living wage jobs to Klickitat County, where she's running for the County Council.  Find out more about Joanna and her campaign at https://www.friendsofjoanna.com/

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