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Head Start reform still undefined


May 8, 2003
Governance and AccountabilityState & Local
Cheryl Wetzstein
The Washington Times

The Head Start reauthorization bill upcoming in the House will probably contain key Bush administration reforms, though not exactly what the White House has proposed, a House Republican said yesterday. “There’s still room for improvement” in the $6.6 billion federal Head Start program, said Rep. Michael N. Castle, Delaware Republican and chairman of the House Education and the Workforce subcommittee on education reform, which is writing the legislation.