State education candidate talks election

State education candidate talks election »Play Video

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Education continues to be a point of concern by parents, teachers, officials and even the president of the United States.

California ranks 45th in the country when it comes to education.

During the primary on June 3, Californians will head to the polls to decide who will run state education, as three candidates vie for the post of State Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Candidate Marshall Tuck, who is challenging incumbent Tom Torlakson, joined Eyewitness News Mornings in studio to talk about his run for the seat.