TITLE

NAM Applauds Obama Education Pick

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Assembly;Jan2009, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the positive reaction of John Engler, president of the National Association of Manufacturers, with the selection of Ame Duncan, Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer, by U.S. President-elect Barack Obama as Education Secretary, as of January 2009. Engler, who describes Duncan as an effective and visionary education leader, said he is looking forward to working with him on policies that will help educate the U.S. workforce of the future.
ACCESSION #
36159857

 

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