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March 05, 2015

Nevada Bond Rollover Allows Districts to Address Overcrowding

The fast-growing Clark County district, which includes Las Vegas, has seven "shovel-ready" projects on tap, with 12 school scheduled to open in 2017 and plans to make additions to 40 other schools.

March 20, 2013

U.S. School Buildings Earn D Grade in Infrastructure Report

American school buildings earn a D grade in the 2013 Report Card for American Infrastructure, showing no improvement from 2009.

February 13, 2013

Obama: Invest Private Capital in School Upgrades

President Obama, in his State of the Union speech to Congress, proposes a new program designed to modernize schools and pay for other infrastructure.

September 13, 2011

Obama to Make Sales Pitch for School Facilities Program

President Barack Obama will go to an Ohio high school to make a pitch for the school construction piece of his jobs plan.

September 07, 2011

Lawmaker Eyes School Construction to Spur Economy

School construction funding is the centerpiece of a bill to be introduced by Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., top Democrat on the House appropriations panel that oversees K-12 spending.

August 30, 2011

Obama Talks Money for Education Jobs, School Facilities

In a radio interview, President Barack Obama gave education advocates some hope.


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