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An Education Overhaul
President Bush made education reform a cornerstone of his 2000 campaign, and one of his first legislative initiatives after coming into office. But what does the sweeping new law entail?
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Court Upholds Ohio School Vouchers: Ruling Says Program Offers Poor Families Freedom of Choice (Post, June 28, 2002)

Teaching Alternative To Evolution Backed: Ohio Lawmakers Cite Reform Legislation (Post, May 29, 2002)

Bush Steps Into the Classroom To Tout New Education Law (Post, May 7, 2002)

Bush Tries to Maintain Grade on Education: Kennedy Says Budget Reneges on Promises; Public Focuses on War and Enron (Post, March 3, 2002)

Bush Budget Proposes Education Tax Credit (Post, Feb. 4, 2002)

With Fanfare, Bush Signs Education Bill: President, Lawmakers Hit 3 States in 12 Hours to Tout Biggest Schools Change Since '65 (Post, Jan. 9, 2002)

Early, Intense Action Marks Bush's Hill Wins (Post, Dec. 22, 2001)

Landmark Education Legislation Gets Final Approval in Congress: Bush Hails Passage, Says He Will Sign Bill Early Next Year (Post, Dec. 19, 2001)

Long Road to Reform: Negotiators Forge Education Legislation (Post, Dec. 17, 2001)

House Passes Education Reform Bill; Bipartisanship Hailed (Post, Dec. 14, 2001)

Conferees Agree on Education Package: Final Vote Is Near On Plan for Tests, Accountability (Post, Dec. 12, 2001)

An Education Plan With the Right Goal, Wrong Yardstick (Post, Nov. 18, 2001)

Deal Is Nearer on Education Overhaul: Key Compromise Would Protect Boy Scouts' Access to Public Schools (Post, Nov. 1, 2001)

Bush Lobbies For Education Bill's Passage: Action Is Termed a Matter Of Reform and U.S. Resolve (Post, Oct. 13, 2001)

Education Summit Tests Reform: Officials Seek to Diagnose What Makes Schools, Students Fail (Post, Oct. 11, 2001)

State Officials, School Groups Worried About Education Bill: Attacks Halted Work; Lawmakers' Blackout on Talks Faulted (Post, Oct. 10, 2001)

Bush Administration Gears Up To Revamp Special Education (Post, Oct. 5, 2001)

Back in Florida, Bush Pushes Education Plan (Post, Sept. 11, 2001)

Congress Still Divided on Education Reform (Post, Sept. 9, 2001)

Bush Campaign Aims to Put Education Plan on Fast Track (Post, Sept. 7, 2001)

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