Economic Development Administration

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Federal money is flowing to support local jobs creation

The Economic Development Administration, part of the Commerce Department, awarded the grants under a program called the good jobs challenge.

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How the federal government is reorienting its innovation and economic development funding to focus on places

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(Photographer: Brian Larson)Dennis Alvord serves as EDA’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic Development and Chief Operating Officer

Economic Development Administration hits milestone in CARES Act fund distribution

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#FedFeed – What does November mean to your agency?

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What is the Economic Development Administration?

Jay Williams, assistant secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, will talk about what the U.S. Economic Development Administration is doing to create…

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EDA’s overreaction to cyber attack highlights every agency’s challenge

The Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration spent almost $3 million to remediate a cyber attack that really didn’t happen. Commerce’s…

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Cornyn again proposes commission to end programs

The Texas Senator wants to create a sunset commission to look for waste in the federal budget.

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