GOP plays hardball to block national tests

Hoff, David J.
October 1997
Education Week;10/15/97, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p24
Reports on House and Senate differences on testing and funding issues in the United States. Republicans' efforts to stop US President Bill Clinton's voluntary national test and reading initiative or literacy bill; National Assessment Governing Board's authority over the development of Clinton's proposed testing; Differences in between Republican and President Clinton's proposal. INSET: Competing literacy plans in Congress..


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