Bush Says He Would Veto NCLB Reauthorization Bill That Lacked Key Elements

Hoff, David J.
October 2007
Education Week;10/24/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p24
The article discusses the reauthorization of the U.S. No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) which President George W. Bush claims he will veto if it contains provisions that he is against. After Bush made these remarks a draft of the bill was distributed to lobbyists by the U.S. Senate for comment. Both Bush and Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings feel that the portions about state achievement tests should remain part of NCLB.


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