government aid

Hurricane Dumbo: The GOP’s vision for disaster relief

Hurricane Irene is over, thank God. Much of the student body is from the East Coast or has family and friends there, so knowing that the worst has passed brings a great sigh of relief to the concerned (and those who have taken in people fleeing the destruction).

| Senior Forum Editor

US gives local schools big boost, but concerns over future remain

The federal government has allocated $100 billion to the education sector to stem massive education cuts by states and fund programs for special education, low-income students and early childhood initiatives. Missouri has received $141 million for its education systems. Mark Stockwell, chief financial officer of the Clayton school district, said that Clayton’s high property value […]

| News Manager

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