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Jeb Bush urges expanded
charters in Arkansas

Associated Press, by Andrew DeMillo

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Posted By:jackson, 1/29/2013 2:35:37 PM

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush urged Arkansas lawmakers Tuesday to expand the use of charter schools in the state, calling increasing education options a civil rights issue that remains unresolved 56 years after the integration of Little Rock Central High School. Speaking at a rally at the state Capitol staged by a group lobbying for changes in the way Arkansas approves charter schools, the Republican called on state legislators to find ways to expand educational opportunities to the state´s low-income students through charter schools and other programs. The Republican

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In Arkansas? Looks like Jeb is running for President after all. Well, I guess it beats having a real job.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 1/29/2013 2:45:54 PM     (No. 9146837)

Agreed OP. I`m always suspicious of people who bounce from office to office. It`s as though they don`t know how to do anything else in life.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/29/2013 3:03:04 PM     (No. 9146880)

When Bill Clinton was governor of arkansas, he put hillary in charge of public education in the state.
Therefore, there cannot be a problem with public education in arkansas.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: noproblems, 1/29/2013 4:00:07 PM     (No. 9146965)

whatever dude. can we talk about your unkept promises regarding school choice in Florida

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/29/2013 4:14:09 PM     (No. 9147000)

Please go away.

Someone leaked a story once that said he played with the education numbers in Jacksonville, FL because so many blacks kept the numbers low.

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