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Help For Furloughed Federal Workers

About 4.1 million people work for the federal government and just over 800,000 workers – mostly civilian military workers – are currently furloughed without pay. Continue reading

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Obama’s Higher Ed Proposal

President Obama unveiled a new plan Thursday that includes a rating system linking federal funding to the cost and performance of higher ed institutions. Continue reading

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