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Editorial: Rubio right on vo-tech, wrong on minimum wage

Marco Rubio (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 12, 2015

“Welders make more money than philosophers. We need more welders and less philosophers.” Sen. Marco Rubio made this assertion at Tuesday night’s Republican primary debate — it’s meant to illustrate his main gripe with the U.S. education system. While the first part of his quote is false — Americans wit...

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