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More than 1,200 School Superintendents Take the Future Ready District Pledge

Watch on YouTube Earlier today, speaking to more than 100 school superintendents in the East Room of the White House, President Obama launched a new effort to assist school leaders in their transition to digital learning with the Future Ready Digital Pledge. The Future Ready Digital Pledge is part of the President’s ConnectED initiative, which […]

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Chart of the Week: Our Border Is More Secure than It Has Been in Decades

In an address to the nation last night, President Obama announced new steps he’s taking to fix our broken immigration system and ensure nearly 5 million people will be held accountable and have the opportunity to play by the rules. Using his executive authority, the President is making it easier for high-skilled immigrants and entrepreneurs […]

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Hazel Garcia chews a pamphlet at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California

U.S. states get more, spend more on Medicaid under Obamacare: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – One part of the Affordable Care Act is going according to plan, with U.S. states receiving and spending more money on the Medicaid health insurance program, a report released by the National Association of State Budget Officers on Thursday showed. States run Medicaid, which serves families who have low incomes, and receive […]

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More than 1,200 School Superintendents Take the Future Ready District Pledge

Watch on YouTube Earlier today, speaking to more than 100 school superintendents in the East Room of the White House, President Obama launched a new effort to assist school leaders in their transition to digital learning with the Future Ready Digital Pledge. The Future Ready Digital Pledge is part of the President’s ConnectED initiative, which […]

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ObamaCare signups return with improved website but more challenges to the health care law

The second round of ObamaCare signups begins Saturday with expectations for an improved shopper experience but also facing more challenges from Capitol Hill and in federal court. Full News here – FOX News

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Obama’s Email List Costs Group More Than $1.2 Million a Year

The nonprofit group Organizing for Action is paying more than $ 1.2 million a year to rent Barack Obama’s email list, according to new tax filings released Friday. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Obama’s Email List Costs Group More Than $1.2 Million a Year

The nonprofit group Organizing for Action is paying more than $ 1.2 million a year to rent Barack Obama’s email list, according to new tax filings released Friday. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Lew to Germany and Japan: Be More Like Us

David Wessel: When Jack Lew took over at Treasury a little less than two years ago, the rest of the world was still blaming the U.S. for triggering the worst global financial crisis in generations. Today, the U.S. is doing better than nearly any other advanced economy. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Does the Magna Carta Mean More to Americans Than to Brits?

The British comedian Tony Hancock, when exasperated at any suggested attack on his citizen rights, would cry out, “And what of Magna Carta? Did she die in vain?” Hancock wasn’t the only British champion of just cause to misconceive the identity of this foundational constitutional document. Prime Minister David Cameron, just a few months ago, […]

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Psaki: Israel Could Have And Should Have Done More To Prevent Civilian Casualties

MATT LEE, ASSOCIATED PRESS: Yesterday, the ICC made its decision that there was no case to prosecute for war crimes in Gaza. But also yesterday "“ and you spoke about that very briefly here. But also yesterday, General Dempsey, who is no slouch when it comes to military things, told an audience in New York […]

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