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Re: 8-Year-Old Tennessee Girl Rescues Welfare Reform?

Yemaya ·
Originally Posted by sunnubian: 8-Year-Old Tennessee Girl Rescues Welfare Reform? Apr 13, 2013 By NewsOne Staff Share 165 <noscript>lt;img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-2379799" alt="Aamira Fetuga" src="http://ionenewsone.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/welfare-bill.png?w=481amp;#038;h=267" width="481" height="267" /gt;</noscript> The persistence of 8-year-old Aamira Fetuga (pictured above) played a pivotal role in causing Sen. Stacey Campfield (R) to drop a discriminatory...
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After 8-year-old girl protests, Tennessee senator drops bill that links welfare to grades

EbonyRose ·
After 8-year-old girl protests, Tennessee senator drops bill that links welfare to grades By Jeff Black, Staff Writer, NBC News A Tennessee state senator dropped an effort to link welfare to the children's grades after an 8-year-old girl confronted him with a petition -- and a choir -- opposing the bill. Republican state Sen. Stacey Campfield’s proposal, officially called the "Education to End Poverty Act," was nicknamed the "Starve the Children" bill by opponents and was widely criticized...
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8-Year-Old Tennessee Girl Rescues Welfare Reform?

sunnubian ·
8-Year-Old Tennessee Girl Rescues Welfare Reform? Apr 13, 2013 By NewsOne Staff Share 165 Share on email <noscript>lt;img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-2379799" alt="Aamira Fetuga" src="http://ionenewsone.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/welfare-bill.png?w=481amp;#038;h=267" width="481" height="267" /gt;</noscript> The persistence of 8-year-old Aamira Fetuga (pictured above) played a pivotal role in causing Sen. Stacey Campfield (R) to drop a discriminatory bill and may have...
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