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Congressman Mike Honda’s Advisory Council Rallies STEM Education Advocates

U.S. Rep. Mike Honda (D-San Jose) met with local education leaders and policy makers to discuss how to encourage growth in the science, technology, engineering and math fields. (File photo)

I applaud Congressman Michael Honda’s recent convening of the STEM Advisory Council, which I attended last Friday at Applied Materials with 60-plus engineers, educators, policy makers and non-profit leaders. We must act now, as more and more firms in the U.S., like Applied Materials, require science, technology, engineering or math degrees to satisfy their employment mandates.

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