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Action of the week for 11-29-12: No “Cliff”hanger for our children!

Posted on by Julie Woestehoff

Congress and the White House are working to resolve the “sequestration” threat set up by their failure to agree on a federal budget last year. Without a budget agreement, massive across-the-board program cuts will kick in. This may include: Loss of 100,000 Head Start slots. * Service cuts to 500,000 special needs students. * An end to Title 1 grants, affecting 2 million students. * Huge class size increases and service cuts as districts are forced to terminate tens of …

Action of the week for 8-31-12

Posted on by Julie Woestehoff

Going to the DNC? Meet up with members of Charlotte’s PAA affiliate MecklenburgACTS at one or both of their planned rallies! Monday, September 3:   Rally: 12:30-1 p.m. Movie screening: 1-3 p.m. EpiCentre Theater: 210 E. Trade St.      . “Won’t Back Down” film and panel discussion sponsored by Michelle Rhee’s Students First, Parent Revolution and Democrats for Educational Reform. Funders of these well-heeled groups include the Broad, Walton and Gates foundations, Rupert Murdoch and Wall Street hedge funds. Tuesday, …

Action of the week for 8-31-12

Posted on by Julie Woestehoff

Going to the DNC? Meet up with members of Charlotte’s PAA affiliate MecklenburgACTS at one or both of their planned rallies! Monday, September 3:   Rally: 12:30-1 p.m. Movie screening: 1-3 p.m. EpiCentre Theater: 210 E. Trade St.      . “Won’t Back Down” film and panel discussion sponsored by Michelle Rhee’s Students First, Parent Revolution and Democrats for Educational Reform. Funders of these well-heeled groups include the Broad, Walton and Gates foundations, Rupert Murdoch and Wall Street hedge funds. Tuesday, …