Once again, a prominent politician from Florida has provided an excellent opportunity to talk about the value of a liberal arts education.
In 2011, Florida Gov. Rick Scott commented about not needing any more anthropology majors. Around the same time, Florida State Sen. Don Gaetz referred to psychology and political science majors as “degrees that don’t mean much.” [excerpt]
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Riggs, Janet M. "Florida’s Leaders Wrong About Liberal Arts." Miami Herald (January 28, 2016).