21st Century Jobs Fund Signed

This $2 billion, 10 year investmentis the nation’s most aggressive effort to diversify and add new sectors to a state’s economy.  Using tobacco settlement funds, the 21st Century Jobs Fund focuses on competitive-edge technology businesses and entrepreneurial small businesses. Since the fund began operating in 2006, it has played a key role in building Michigan’s rapidly expanding clean energy industry and helping grow life sciences, advanced manufacturing and homeland security sectors.