Plan to Hand States Control of Head Start Under Fire The Bush administration and congressional Republicans propose adding more academics to Head Start and shifting some control of the preschool program from the federal government to the states. Democrats fear the changes could gut the popular program. Beth Fertig of member station WNYC reports.
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Plan to Hand States Control of Head Start Under Fire

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Plan to Hand States Control of Head Start Under Fire

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The Bush administration and congressional Republicans propose adding more academics to Head Start and shifting some control of the preschool program from the federal government to the states. Democrats fear the changes could gut the popular program. Beth Fertig of member station WNYC reports.