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Secretary of State Says Bush Won Her Over With NCLB

March 28, 2008 1 min read

Back in 2000, Republican presidential candidates courted foreign policy expert Condoleezza Rice, right, to advise them. One thing that appealed to the Russia expert about George Bush was his proposal to give “equal opportunity to black and white students” under NCLB.

That’s what the secretary of state tells The Washington Times in an interview published today.

(Note: Rice’s remarks about NCLB are on the jump of the story. They aren’t included in the video that goes with the story.)

A version of this news article first appeared in the NCLB: Act II blog.