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Time Out: Federal Complaint Alleges Rampant Abuse in Texas Truancy Program

<a href=http://redstatedems.com/blog/2013/06/12/time-out-federal-complaint-alleges-rampant-abuse-texas-truancy-program/ target=_self>Time Out: Federal Complaint Alleges Rampant Abuse in Texas Truancy Program</a>

by Joaquin Sapien, ProPublica June 12, 2013: This story has been updated with Judge Clay Jenkins’s comment and full statement, as well as the Mesquite school district statement on its website. School tardiness and absences come at a high cost in Dallas, Texas. Gone are the days of detention and [...]

June 12, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Walmart Accepted Clothing from Banned Bangladesh Factories

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by Michael Grabell, ProPublica Since the Rana Plaza building collapse killed more than 1,100 people in April, retailers have faced mounting pressure to improve safety at Bangladesh garment factories and to sever ties with manufacturers that don’t measure up. The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, last month released a list of [...]

June 12, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0

Now, You Can’t Ban Guns at the Public Pool

<a href=http://redstatedems.com/blog/2013/06/03/now-ban-guns-public-pool/ target=_self>Now, You Can’t Ban Guns at the Public Pool</a>

by Lois Beckett If you feel unsafe at a public pool in Charleston, W.Va., you may soon have the right to lie there on a towel with a handgun at your side. For 20 years, Charleston has been an island of modest gun restrictions in a very pro-gun rights state. [...]

June 3, 2013 Jack Russell Red State Dems Network 0