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View Diary: PA-Gov: Allyson Schwartz (D) Demands Tom Corbett (R) Provide More Adequate Funding For Education (7 comments)

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  •  a 12 y/o girl DIED last month bcuz of budget cuts (1+ / 0-)
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    She had a asthma attack, and with no full time nurse at the school, there was no-one to recognize that she needed serious medical attention.

    It was the headline of the Philly Daily News the other day.

    A 12-year-old girl got sick late last month while she was at her Philadelphia school — a school without a full-time nurse. She died later that day.

    In January 2012, the District moved to a 1:1500 nurse to student ratio, the maximum allowed by state law. Previously the District had held to a 1:750 nurse to student ratio

    meanwhile, Marcellus Shale is raking in the Fracking dough that Corbett refused to tax.

    R.I.P Laporshia Massey

    "See? I'm not a racist! I have a black friend!"

    by TheHalfrican on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 01:48:57 PM PDT

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