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Deborah Bryan

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Progressive Voices

School’s out for summer… and, for some, for the rest of the year

It’s officially summer! Time for hot, lazy days, playing outside, swimming and NO SCHOOL. Yes, our kids are eagerly anticipating summer vacation. But if pending legislation passes the General Assembly this summer, thousands of preschoolers won’t have a ...
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The economic recovery: State lawmakers are not helping

Great news, everyone: the Great Recession is behind us. The economy is showing real signs of improvement, the stock market is humming along near record highs, and housing starts are climbing. Hopes and fortunes are rising like a ...
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A false choice when it comes to kids and the federal budget

To keep my exuberant toddlers in check, I used a time-tested technique most parents are familiar with. When it came time to make an important decision (which pants to wear? what to have for snack?), I would give ...
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