"Today, it's a competition for the best talent — the best engineers, the best scientists," he said. "We're all in on the talent competition."
"Business leaders welcome the administration's commitment to preparing Americans for the workforce," said John Engler, president of the Business Roundtable and former Republican governor of Michigan. "We want to create more economic prosperity for Americans. A comprehensive approach to better connect business with education and job training is desperately needed. This is a national priority."