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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

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New Study Says Science-Related Jobs Contribute More to Economy Than Previously Reported

The Brookings Institution has just released a report that says jobs requiring knowledge in science, technology, engineering and math -- both nationally and regionally -- form a much larger part of the economy than previously thought, and that federal support of community colleges and technical schools should be increased accordingly.  Charles Fishburne talks with Johnathan Rothwell, a Senior Research Associate at the Brookings Institution in this WCVE Science Matters Report.