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Just after Columbus City Schools had to release students early because of high temperatures and lack of air-conditioning – for two days in a row – the district's superintendent joined Senator Sherrod Brown to promote the School Building Improvement Act.
According to district superintendent Dan Good, more than 40 buildings in the district do not have air-conditioning. Combined with an early fall heat wave, that led to Columbus City Schools sending tens of thousands of students home two and a half hours early on Monday and Tuesday.
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Brown Introduces Bill to Stop Government from Taking Away Social Security Benefits to Pay Off Student Loans
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) introduced a bill to protect Americans who receive Social Security from having their benefits garnished to pay outstanding federal debts like student loans.
“Americans work hard to earn their Social Security and we cannot allow it to be stolen away by student debt,” Brown said. “Instead of going after seniors and the disabled, the government should be working to address the skyrocketing cost of student debt.”
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