Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.
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We can fight Big Industry.
In fact, the Harvard study data indicates that 70 percent of African American children attend...
There is nothing Federal about local volunteer fire departments.
Each year over 2,500 commercial vessels enter the Port of Hampton Roads alone, so adequate...
If we increase spending, we have got to raise taxes or any combination.
I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second.
The destinies of the two races in this country are indissolubly linked together, and the...
No one should be denied the opportunity to get an education and increase their earning...
So, the struggle for equal educational opportunity continues.
Another example of the educational inequality is the current debate over publicly financed school vouchers...
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.
It is virtually impossible to compete in today's global economy without a college degree.
Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills...
And what is needed to prevent them from joining gangs was ample recreation for boys...
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money.
While we must ensure that these dangerous new drugs and precursors do not get in...
Giving a 10-year mandatory minimum for a second offense fist fight is not going to...
The death penalty is discriminatory and does not do anything about crime.
We can be more inclusive.