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Policy Analyst Named to Senate Education Staff
David Cleary has been named the staff director of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee’s Subcommittee on Education and Early Childhood Development by Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., the subcommittee’s chairman.
Mr. Cleary, 32, was most recently the director of policy and research for the new Commission on No Child Left Behind at the Washington-based Aspen Institute. He has also served as a Republican staff member for the House Education and the Workforce Committee, and as a legislative analyst for the Department of Education. He assumed the Senate subcommittee post on Feb. 6, succeeding Christine Dodd.
Sen. Alexander’s subcommittee is expected to play a key role in the reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act, scheduled for next year.
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