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U.S. Senate sends President Obama education bill


PUBLISHED Wed, December 09, 2015 - 6:56pm EST


The U.S. Senate voted 85-12 on Wednesday to approve legislation rewriting the landmark No Child Left Behind education law of 2002. The measure now goes to the White House where President Barack Obama is expected to sign it.





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