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Trump sets sights on education with new executive order

Original Post: http://www.kttn.com/trump-sets-sights-on-education-with-new-executive-or...

(UPI) — President Donald Trump signed another executive order Wednesday, the latest of several since January — this time to determine whether the federal government is too involved in the American educational system.

The president signed the order at the U.S. Department of Education on Wednesday afternoon, flanked by department chief Betsy DeVos and Vice President Mike Pence.

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Capito, King call for expansion of Internet access to close “homework gap”

Post By: The Ripon Advance
https://riponadvance.com/stories/capito-king-call-expansion-internet-acc...

U.S. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Angus King (I-ME) called for an expansion of efforts to expand Internet access on Wednesday that were included in an education reform bill last year.

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OP-ED: THREATS TO CUT FUNDING OVER ‘OPT-OUTS’ ARE ON SHAKY LEGAL GROUND

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