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Guess How Many Education Department Employees Are "Essential"

Posted By Lindsey Burke On October 1, 2013 @ 3:45 pm In Capitol Hill,Education,Featured,Front Page | Comments Disabled

Newscom [1]


The Department of Education has furloughed 95 percent [2] of its employees, deeming them non-essential [3].

To learn how to reform the Department of Education, click here [3].

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[2] 95 percent: http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2013/09/politics/government-shutdown-impact/

[3] non-essential: http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2011/06/reducing-the-federal-footprint-on-education-and-empowering-state-and-local-leaders

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