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Richardson Slammed For Misrepresenting US Achievement

By Alexander Russo — September 13, 2007 1 min read

The good folks at FactCheck.org point out that presidential candidate Bill Richardson “keeps claiming U.S. students rank 29th in math and science, but they score better than that.” He also says that we used to be Number One. Oops! Double oops!. See also here for a post about other education-related claims made by Richardson that have been challenged.

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