TITLE

Teddy Bear

AUTHOR(S)
Crowley, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;8/13/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the purported compromises made by Democratic Senator Ted Kennedy in negotiating with the White House for the Senate's passage of an educational reform bill. Inclusion of President George W. Bush's proposed "Straight A's" program that gives states flexibility in spending federal education dollars; Reaction of surprise and chagrin among Kennedy's liberal colleagues; Irony in Republican legislators invoking Kennedy's name when defending the bill.
ACCESSION #
4966811

 

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