It is difficult to overstate the importance of the Civil Rights Act.
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Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.
While there are many obstacles that deter students from going to college, finances by no...
We can continue our progress as a Nation toward the promise that all people are...
The most money we have ever been able to get appropriated for the juvenile justice...
We can fight Big Industry.
No one should be denied the opportunity to get an education and increase their earning...
In fact, the Harvard study data indicates that 70 percent of African American children attend...
Unfortunately, the elimination of incentives such as parole, good time credits and funding for college...
The Federal prison population has increased more than 7-fold over the past 20 years.
Unequal funding resources also results in unequal educational opportunity when you consider studies that show...
We live in an information and knowledge-based economy.
We can play politics, or we can reduce crime.
We can be more inclusive.
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money.
Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills...
So, the struggle for equal educational opportunity continues.
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...
I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second.
In the Brown decision, the United States Supreme Court unanimously struck down the legal and...
If we increase spending, we have got to raise taxes or any combination.