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  •  "Universal" pre-k as in matching funds from (1+ / 0-)
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    eXtina

    the Federal Government to the states for poor people up to 2x poverty level and any 'extra' money subsidizing the middle class on a sliding scale, IIRC...

    Sounds like universal pre-k like ACA is universal health care.

    Entirely unimpressed.

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    by k9disc on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 08:37:39 PM PDT

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    •  it's the first thing that will be bargained away (2+ / 0-)
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      it was stuck in the there to have something to take away. I don't recall this ever being Obama's priority. It has no constituency behind it so no one will be pissed off.

      "I'm sculpting now. Landscapes mostly." ~ Yogi Bear

      by eXtina on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 08:52:12 PM PDT

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      •  heh... I don't think so. It's going to be a pretty (1+ / 0-)
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        cheap program. What states can or will afford it?

        Apparently Alabama is the poster child for this. Reminds me of the Houston, DC. and Chicago propaganda, in education (iirc)...

        Democracy - 1 person 1 vote. Free Markets - More dollars more power.

        by k9disc on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 09:19:34 PM PDT

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