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Sunday, January 25, 2004

Even the Republicans don't like No Child Left Behind 

In Virginia, the Republican-controlled House of Delegates recently voted to ask Congress to exempt Virginia from the NCLB regulations. Telling quote from the article: Republican House Caucus Chairman R. Steven Landes: "This could cost us more money than the money coming in from the federal government."

Also mentioned in the article was a study commissioned by Ohio Republicans which found that NCLB had been severely underfunded. So much for claims from Joanne Jacobs and her followers that the claims of added costs from NCLB beign prohibitive to local school districts is just liberal whining.

Here's a link with some suggestions on taking action about this issue

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