TITLE

Bone to Pick

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza, Ryan
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;2/25/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on views of United States President George W. Bush on the issue of education. Features of the education bill, which was signed by Bush and Senator Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts; View that Kennedy will try to exploit his relationship with Bush on education spending and the patients' bill of rights; Issue of the right-to-sue provision which has blocked legislation on the bill of rights; Public expenditure on education.
ACCESSION #
6145267

 

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