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Head Start Overhaul Heads to Senate

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Head Start Overhaul Heads to Senate

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Head Start Overhaul Heads to Senate

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The House approves changes to the federal Head Start program for low-income preschoolers. The bill includes a pilot program championed by President Bush that would transfer funding and control of Head Start from the federal government to some states. NPR's Andrea Seabrook reports.