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October 30, 2012
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Education not getting better

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As a voter who reads volumes of material each and every day, I'm very unhappy with political ads that infer any candidate who is for defunding the Department of Education is wrong for Nevada. Let's face it: Southern Nevada has increased spending per student by nine fold and the test scores have remained the same. What does that prove? That throwing money at a problem doesn't necessarily fix the problem.

With regards to the Department of Education; why do people think sending their tax dollars to Washington, D.C. where the president and his hand-picked Secretaries pick and choose what …

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The Record Courier Updated Oct 30, 2012 03:15PM Published Oct 30, 2012 03:14PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.