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2014/12/21 02:39
2014/12/21 02:39
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The Jindal family went camo for Christmas this year. The family’s official Christmas card features Gov. Bobby Jindal, his wife, Supriya, and their kids sitting in an ATV, wearing camouflage hunting...
2014/12/21 02:39
2014/12/21 02:39
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2014/12/19 22:31
2014/12/19 22:31
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Today, details of the Obama administration's plan known as the Postsecondary Institutional Ratings System, or PIRS, finally saw the light of day. The idea, in this incarnation, was just under three...
2014/12/19 09:24
2014/12/19 09:24
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High requirements for math, science spur drop-out rate, say school officials MARIETTA — Marietta Schools Superintendent Emily Lembeck is asking lawmakers to modify Georgia’s graduation requirements...
2014/12/19 04:39
2014/12/19 04:39
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Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter’s turnaround on Common Core — he now opposes the standards — has reignited debate on the volatile topic four months before legislative arguments begin in...
2014/12/19 01:54
2014/12/19 01:54
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Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 6:46pm When Texas lawmakers come back to Austin in January, there will be a new governor who touts public schools as a top priority, and plenty of money in the state...
2014/12/17 23:01
2014/12/17 23:01
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A national education group called for comprehensive changes to Ohio’s charter school laws on Tuesday, just one week after a multiyear study from another agency described Ohio charters’ academic...
2014/12/17 20:45
2014/12/17 20:45
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To nobody's surprise, Arkansas State University today hired Shane Broadway as its lobbyist, or vice president for governmental relations. He'll be paid $185,000. The position had been advertised and...
2014/12/16 18:39
2014/12/16 18:39
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A task force Tuesday morning recommended a $75 million hike in state aid for public schools, but made it contingent on Louisiana’s financial outlook. The recommendation goes to the state Board of...
2014/12/15 17:04
2014/12/15 17:04
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The Iowa Alliance for Arts Education will lobby lawmakers again next year to amend the Iowa Core to add the fine arts, said Leon Kuehner, the group’s executive director. A similar attempt failed in...
2014/12/15 13:12
2014/12/15 13:12
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It’s popular today to be critical of politicians in Washington, D.C., and in Montpelier. It’s popular to be against government spending and for tax cuts. It’s also popular to be against spending more...
2014/12/11 17:04
2014/12/11 17:04
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On Sunday’s WHO-TV 13 “The Insiders with Dave Price” the 75-year-old Harkin told the political show’s host the broadcast would be his final television interview as an elected official. He also...
2014/12/11 01:34
2014/12/11 01:34
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BENNINGTON >> Vermont has been awarded the first $7.3 million in what is expected to be a four-year, $33.4 million federal grant to fund pre-kindergarten education. Senators Patrick Leahy and...
2014/12/09 23:20
2014/12/09 23:20
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The Senate Information Office announced Tuesday that Senator Eddie Joe Williams of Cabot has been appointed as assistant president pro tem to Arkansas’ First District during the 2015 legislative...
2014/12/08 11:44
2014/12/08 11:44
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Seventeen years after the Ohio Supreme Court, in its landmark DeRolph v. State ruling, proclaimed that the Buckeye State “fails to provide for a thorough and efficient system” of educating its...
2014/12/06 13:45
2014/12/06 13:45
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An outgoing Senate Democrat wants to take federal money from low-income college students to pay student loan contractors, whose tactics toward borrowers have been criticized by consumer advocates,...
2014/12/05 21:19
2014/12/05 21:19
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It's been a long haul for the Democrats and Republicans who have been working their sides of the aisle on the issue of teacher evaluations. More than two years. During the ongoing, end-of-the year...
2014/12/05 17:29
2014/12/05 17:29
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Monrovia — Since the end of Liberia's long years of civil war, new debate about citizenship has heightened in a country where thousands of citizens sought refuge in foreign countries where some had to...
2014/12/05 04:53
2014/12/05 04:53
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Idaho lawmakers fill coveted chairmen positions BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho lawmakers gathered in Boise on Thursday to divvy up some of the most coveted spots in the Statehouse — committee chairmen...
2014/12/04 22:33
2014/12/04 22:33
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AUSTIN – Thursday, Dan Patrick, Texas Lieutenant Governor – elect, announced three additional hires to his team. Karina Davis will be re-appointed Parliamentarian. She has over 20 years experience in...
2014/12/04 16:46
2014/12/04 16:46
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Recently, Brett Tolman and Paul Burke of the Salt Lake Tribune suggested that the trial of the Capitol 13 "may expose legislative animus against gay people." The Capitol 13 were arrested during the...
2014/12/21 02:39
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