Hakeem Jeffries on Education
Q: Do you support sexual education programs that include information on abstinence, contraceptives, and HIV/STD prevention methods?
Q: Do you support abstinence-only sexual education programs?
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Project Vote Smart summarizes candidate stances on the following topic: 'Education: Do you support requiring states to implement education reforms in order to be eligible for competitive federal grants?'
Congressional Summary:Student Loan Fairness Act:
Opponent's argument against bill: (Blog post on voices.yahoo.com, "Why I'm Against the Student Loan Fairness Act"): The two key points to this bill are:
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Bill de Blasio
Newly-elected Democrats taking office Jan.2017:
Newly-elected Republicans taking office Jan.2017: