Giving a 10-year mandatory minimum for a second offense fist fight is not going to reduce the chance that someone will be stabbed 16 times when you are not funding any of the programs that are desperately needed to actually…
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The most money we have ever been able to get appropriated for the juvenile justice...
The promise of equal educational opportunity envisioned by the Brown decision remains unfulfilled.
So, the struggle for equal educational opportunity continues.
The destinies of the two races in this country are indissolubly linked together, and the...
In fact, the Harvard study data indicates that 70 percent of African American children attend...
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...
It is difficult to overstate the importance of the Civil Rights Act.
The first year of the Bush administration we used up all of the surplus and...
No one should be denied the opportunity to get an education and increase their earning...
Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.
There is nothing Federal about local volunteer fire departments.
If we increase spending, we have got to raise taxes or any combination.
While there are many obstacles that deter students from going to college, finances by no...
We can play politics, or we can reduce crime.
We can be more inclusive.
Unfortunately, the elimination of incentives such as parole, good time credits and funding for college...
One of the problems with even suggesting that purpose of a Federal law is for...
We can fight Big Industry.
We live in an information and knowledge-based economy.
I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second.