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Secretary Duncan Participates in a Twitter Chat with Shakira

What You Missed: Shakira and Secretary Arne Duncan Answer Your Questions on Early Education

Earlier today, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Grammy award-winning artist Shakira took to Twitter to answer your questions about the early childhood education. Shakira, who is a member of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, and a strong advocate for high-quality early education, joined Duncan in highlighting $ 1 billion in new […]

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Invest in US: President Obama Convenes the White House Summit on Early Education

Watch on YouTube "What makes America exceptional isn't just the size of our economy or our influence around the globe. [It's] the promise we make to our children; the idea that no matter who they are, what they look like, where they start, how much their parents earn, they can make it if they try. […]

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Join Shakira and Secretary Duncan for a Twitter Q&A on Early Education

Just 30 mins until Shak's answering questions on early education with @arneduncan. Ask your question using #ShakiraEdChat. ShakHQ — Shakira (@shakira) December 10, 2014 For every dollar we invest in early childhood education, we see a rate of return of $ 7 or more through a reduced need for spending on other services, such as […]

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GOP governors’ meeting an early ‘dress rehearsal’ for potential 2016 candidates

The annual meeting for Republican governors that concludes this weekend has been a showcase for the party’s big midterm wins — and the place for lots of behind-the-scenes jockeying by several of the party’s top-tier, potential 2016 White House candidates. Full News here – FOX News

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New HealthCare.gov Opens Early to Allow for Review of Plans

The Obama administration said that people would be able to compare their options beginning Monday and that the site was now easier to use. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Mail-In Voting Gets Early Test in Colorado

A new election system using all mail-in ballots faces an immediate test in Colorado, with tight Senate, House and gubernatorial races that are being closely watched nationally. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Early Voting Means Early Party Boasts

With early-voting periods now closed in a number of key Senate battleground states, Democratic and Republican officials are each finding reason to believe their outreach has tilted the balance in the elections. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Colorado: Republicans Setting the Early Pace in Colorado With 104,000 More Ballots

Early voter returns tracking Colorado’s first major election run entirely through mail-in ballots showed that Republicans had turned in 104,000 more ballots than Democrats. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Early Voting Numbers Look Good for Democrats

Democratic efforts to turn out the young and nonwhite voters who sat out the 2010 midterm elections appear to be paying off in several Senate battleground states. Full News here – Politics – The Huffington Post

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Midterm Calculus: Early Voting Results for Midterms in Colorado, North Carolina and Georgia

Updating vote totals in three Senate battleground states. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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