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June 29, 2009

June 29, 2009 Update for June 29, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director ? Further Analysis of the 2009 Legislative Session ? Hot off the pressOur last update dealt with the unallotment situation for schools. It is heating up! Read about it in this letter sent to the Governor’s administration from Majority Leader Pogemiller […]

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June 15, 2009

June 15, 2009 Update for June 15, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director ? Further Analysis of the 2009 Legislative Session ? You can count on us! Can we count on you?Please support Parents United with a contribution.Thank you! You are an essential partner in our work. What Happened at the Capitol during Session […]

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2009 End-of-Session Update

2009 End-of-Session Update 2009 End-of-Session Update — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueAt the CapitolWhat we worked onOur perspectiveEnd-of-session web resources “These are all our children and we will profit by or pay for whatever they become.” — James Baldwin   What is Happening at the Capitol?This was an extraordinary session for so many […]

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May 15, 2009

May 15, 2009 Update for May 11-15, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolWhat Can I Do?At the Website “These are all our children and we will profit by or pay for whatever they become.” — James Baldwin Important Dates Monday, May 18, 2009The Legislature must adjourn What is Happening […]

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May 8, 2009

May 8, 2009 Update for May 4-8, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolWhat Can I Do? The reason we need to speak up!After his election 1932, FDR met with labor leaders who had worked with him for over a decade and who arrived with plans they wanted the […]

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May 1, 2009

May 1, 2009 Update for April 27 – May 1, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolA Look AheadWhat Can I Do?At the Website “If you are not at the table, you are on the menu.” Important Dates Thursday, May 7, 2009Conference committees on omnibus appropriation and tax bills […]

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April 24, 2009

April 24, 2009 Update for April 20-24, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolA Look AheadWhat Can I Do? “If you are not at the table, you are on the menu.” Important Dates May 18, 2009The legislature must adjourn by midnight on May 18 and what is decided for […]

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April 17, 2009

April 17, 2009 Update for April 13-17, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolWhat Can I Do?At the Website “If you are not at the table, you are on the menu.” Important Dates Today, tomorrow and next week…… Parents United is having a FRIEND-raiser and we have been ecstatic […]

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Parents United FRIEND-raiser

  OPT IN! “The more informed citizens we have speaking out for public schools, the louder our voices become and the more likely we are to drive positive change.” —Christy Hlavacek, Parents United President We are on a mission. If history serves any purpose, it informs us how the future will play out. We know […]

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April 10, 2009

April 10, 2009 Update for April 6-10, 2009 — From Mary Cecconi, Executive Director In This IssueImportant DatesAt the CapitolWhat Can I Do?A Look AheadBills to WatchBills Being Heard “These are all our children and we will profit by or pay for whatever they become.”                                                                     — James Baldwin Important Dates The third deadline, Thursday, April 16, […]

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