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The Tampa Bay Times' Adam Smith talks to Jeb Bush



Do you think education is the most important issue facing the country, understanding that obviously the economy is the most important short-term issue?

It's definitely in the top five, that we're almost guaranteeing a lack of competitiveness by the education results that we're achieving, and have been achieving for a generation. There's 3 million jobs that are unfilled right now for skilled workers because there aren't people qualified to fill them. It's heartbreaking.

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[Last modified: Saturday, August 25, 2012 5:18pm]


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