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Trump seeks to slash Education Department but make big push for school choice

By Emma Brown and Danielle Douglas-Gabriel
March 16, 2017

The Trump administration is seeking to cut $9.2 billion — or 13.5 percent — from the Education Department’s budget, a dramatic downsizing that would reduce or eliminate grants for teacher training, after-school programs and aid to ­low-income and first-generation college students.

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