Andy Berke en Tennessee Works Act Passes Senate <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">A proposal to help Tennesseans get off unemployment and find a job has passed the state Senate. The &quot;Tennessee Works Act&quot; passed unanimously yesterday. The companion bill is awaiting a vote in the House Finance Committee. The bill creates a pilot program to provide employers with grants to pay for training expenses for recently laid-off workers or those whose jobs have gone overseas. Thu, 26 Apr 2012 12:46:42 +0000 Associated Press 17762 at Tennessee Works Act Passes Senate