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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Virginia Rep. Bobby Scott (D-3rd) told a group of educators Tuesday that segregation in schools is still alive and well in terms of wage gaps between white and black Americans evident in real estate taxes. This has lead to a disparity in funding for majority-black schools through real estate taxes...
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February 12, 2019 - 2:57 pm
By ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's "unhappy" with a hard-won agreement to prevent a new government shutdown and finance construction of more barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he didn't say whether or not he would...
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January 09, 2019 - 1:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he thinks he and the Democrats are "getting closer" to a deal to end the budget stalemate that has partially shut down the government despite no evidence that any progress has been made. And he's suggesting the partial government shutdown could be "a...
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May 23, 2018 - 2:23 pm
By EDDIE PELLS , AP National Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers used an emotionally charged House subcommittee hearing to get answers about what they portrayed as the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving, underfunded response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports. CEO Shellie...
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