Bentz lauds governor’s pledge to support vocational training

State Sen. Cliff Bentz, R-Ontario, said he heard some good things in the governor's state-of-the-state address while Malheur County's other state lawmaker, Rep. Lynn Findley said he has his eyes on several new bills. (Malheur Enterprise file photo)

SALEM – State Sen. Cliff Bentz said Gov. Kate Brown’s pledge to support vocational and technical education in high schools is good news but pointed out it is a concept that has already been embraced locally.

Brown pledged to spend $300 million on career and technical education programs as . . .