Tag Archives: Senate Republicans

The All-Important ESEA (No Child Left Behind) Reauthorization

A Politico analysis says Republicans gut funding for programs they say they support

A Politico analysis says Republicans gut funding for programs they say they support, including the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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The Effects of the Minimum Wage Block on African Americans

An increase in minimum wage can raise the income of African Americans by $5.2 billion

An increase in minimum wage can raise the income of African Americans by $5.2 billion

By Courtney Connley

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Obama Defies Congress With Appointment of Consumer Protection Chief

The commander in chief appoints Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, despite strong Republican opposition

In a bold move destined to further strain his relationship with congressional Republicans, President Obama…

By Joyce Jones

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GOP Senators Outline Public Safety Agenda In Okla.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Senate Republicans on Thursday pledged to prioritize funding for public safety…

By Associated Press

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