Connecticut NAACP Files Suit Against State

Spencer, DeShuna
May 2006
Crisis (15591573);May/Jun2006, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p54
The article reports on the decision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) to intervene in a lawsuit filed by the state of Connecticut against U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings in August 2005. Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal filed the lawsuit claiming funds allocated to meet No Child Left Behind standards are insufficient. The NAACP says it filed the lawsuit against the state to provide a voice for minority and low-income children.


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