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House Of Representatives Approves Emergency Funds

Last updated on Wednesday, August 11, 2010

(WASHINGTON, IN) - The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Tuesday containing emergency funds to help states cope with the great recession and stop massive layoffs of educators.

The legislation would provide $270 million in federal funding for Indiana and help save 3,600 jobs.

The Indiana State Teachers Association say the vote is vital for children in our state.

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