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Flint Water Crisis: What's Being Done to Help Children Exposed to Lead
As the contaminated water crisis continues in Flint, Michigan, health experts said they are working to ensure the youngest victims do not suffer through a lifetime of health effects from the exposure. Lead is a known neurotoxin and is particularly harmful to young children whose neurological
What Jeb Bush's Education Policy Means For You
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush , in an apparent homage to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr ., has released his education policy, calling it “the civil rights issue of our time.” The former Florida governor plans to reform the financing system by modifying current college savings
Obama Expresses His Desire to 'Make College Affordable for Every American'
Let's start with the economy in. And a basic fact. The United States of America. Right now. As the strongest. Most durable economy in the world. Where the middle of the longest streak a private sector job creation in history. More than. And fourteen million Newton. Jobs the strongest two years of
State of the Union 2016: President Obama's Full Prepared Remarks
Below is the full text -- as prepared for delivery -- of President Barack Obama's 2016 State of the Union address: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Tonight marks the eighth year I’ve come here to report on the State of the Union. And for this final one, I’m
President Obama Talks Terror, Congress at Year-End News Conference
The president fielded questions from reporters before leaving for vacation with his family.
The Note: Clinton Camp Sharpens Attack On Kevin McCarthy
NOTABLES --HILLARY VS. MCCARTHY: Hillary Clinton 's campaign has released its first national television ad, set to hit airwaves today -- featuring comments made by Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-California, who is likely to be the next Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, about how the committee
How President Obama Wants to Change the Way Americans Go to Prison
President Obama wants to change how you think about prison and he's going behind bars to do it. Obama is visiting Federal Correctional Institution El Reno, a medium-security prison in Oklahoma, as part of an effort to push reforms to the nation's criminal justice system. It's the first time a
American Federation of Teachers Endorses Hillary Clinton For President
Hillary Clinton has scored the first national labor endorsement of the election cycle. The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) today chose to back Clinton in the Democratic primary for president. "In vision, in experience and in leadership, Hillary Clinton is the champion working families need in
Robert Reich Still Sees No 'Convincing Explanation' on Hillary Clinton Email
Robert Reich , who served during the administration of former President Bill Clinton as the secretary of labor, will appear on "This Week Sunday morning . Before his appearance, we asked him five questions about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the broader 2016 race for president. 1. I
President Obama Talks Iran Nuke Deal with Jewish-American Community
President Obama addressed the Jewish-American community inside Adas Israel in Washington, D.C. and spoke about the tentative nuclear deal with Iran.