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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Do government job training programs work?”

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    President Obama in Pennsylvania

    President Obama talked about the U.S. economy and job training at the Community College of Allegheny County West Hills Center in Oakdale, Pennsylvania. He was introduced by Vice President…

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    Weekly Republican Address

    Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) delivered the weekly Republican address. He talked about the Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills (SKILLS) Act that would help the unemployed…

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    Urban School Performance

    Peggy Carr and Stephen Sawchuck talked about a U.S. Department of Education assessment of math and reading skills among fourth and eighth graders at 21 urban school districts. 

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    House Democrats on Republican Budget Cuts to Education

    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and other members of the House Democratic Caucus talked about the impact of cuts to education funding in the Republican Budget proposal from Budget…

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    Helping War Veterans

    Panelists talked about efforts to help the reintegration of returning war veterans. The event included opening remarks by Colonel Rich Morales, executive director of the White…

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    On-Line Technology for Schools

    Federal Communications Commissioner Chair Tom Wheeler and Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel talked about improving Internet connectivity to schools. They said that the E-Rate program…

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    Competitive Grant Program and Education Budget

    James Wendorf talked about the the money set aside in the fiscal year 2015 budget to assist states with education of students with special needs. Those special needs include mental…

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    Union Issues and Education Policy

    Randi Weingarten talked about issues facing organized labor and teachers unions in 2014. Topics included implementation of Common Core educational standards, teacher testing and assessment,…

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    Ana Connery on First Lady's Let's Move! Campaign

    Today’s Mama Vice President of Content Ana Connery spoke by phone about why she believed the first lady’s “Let’s Move!” campaign had been helpful to children.

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    Tracy Fox on First Lady's Let's Move! Campaign

    Food, Nutrition, and Policy Consultants President Tracy Fox spoke by phone about changes to food marketing in schools and to nutrition labels. These changes were part of First Lady…

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    Innovation in Early Childhood Education

    Members of the National Governors Association Education and Workforce Committee chaired by Governor Steven Beshear (D-KY) discussed early childhood education. Education Secretary Arne…

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    Jobs and the Economy

    Governors from throughout the U.S. discussed employment trends in states, growth opportunities, and the changing economic climate. This session was moderated by Maria…

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    Education and Job Training

    Governor Mary Fallin’s (R-OK) talked about her initiative, “America Works: Education and Training for Tomorrow’s Jobs.” The initiative targeted improving state…

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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    Reflections on Evolution Versus Creationism

    Comments from Facebook were shown about a debate between evolution and creationism.

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