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California legislature passes bill to give school loans to illegal immigrant students

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California legislators have passed a bill that would give immigrant students residing in the country illegally tens of thousands of dollars, in addition to scholarship money they may already be receiving, to attend four-year colleges in The Golden State. But not so fast if you think Democrat Governor Jerry Brown is eagerly waiting to sign the bill.

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Teachers won’t issue homework to protest school funding

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LEONARDTOWN, Md. – Teachers and support staff in St. Mary’s County Public Schools are taking their frustrations over school funding out on students by refusing to participate in after school activities, from issuing homework to coaching sports or advising student programs.
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Schools cut employee hours to sidestep costly Obamacare regulations

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MONTEVIDEO, Minn. – In the middle of summer, January seems like the distant future to many. But that’s not the case for school superintendents who are already thinking about 2015 – and searching for ways to bring their districts into compliance with the nation’s new health law, commonly known as “Obamacare.”
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