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Arne Duncan's Public Statements

Full Name: Arne Duncan
Office: U.S. Secretary of Education, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/20/2009
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 2 Children: Clare, Ryan
Birth Date: 11/06/1964
Birth Place: Hyde Park, IL
Home City: Chicago, IL
Date Title
May 29, 2013 Opening Remarks of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at the Panel "The Obama Preschool Initiative"
May 28, 2013 Blog: Connecticut Leads the Way on Protecting Children
May 24, 2013 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Boy Scouts of America's Decision to No Longer Deny Membership to Youth on the Basis of Sexual Orientation
May 23, 2013 New Student Loan Resource Available to U.S. Service Members
May 22, 2013 Statement from Secretary Duncan on Preventing Student Loan Interest Rates from Doubling on July 1
May 21, 2013 Secretary Duncan Joins House Republicans in Support for Long-Term Solution to Student Loan Interest Rates
May 21, 2013 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Tragedy in Oklahoma
May 20, 2013 Obama Administration Approves Three More NCLB Flexibility Requests--37 States and DC Now Approved for Waivers
May 20, 2013 5 Questions for Education Secretary Arne Duncan
May 18, 2013 A World Without Silos - Commencement remarks of U.S Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at Morgan State University--Baltimore, Maryland
May 17, 2013 "Passion, Expertise, and Vision" - Remarks at Georgetown Public Policy Institute Tropaia Ceremony
May 14, 2013 The Truth-Teller of Early Learning - Remarks of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at the Family Focus Dinner Honoring Barbara Bowman
May 9, 2013 Alejandra Ceja Appointed Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics
May 9, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Goes "Back to School" as Part of Teacher Appreciation Week
May 7, 2013 Blog - More Substantive and Lasting than a Bagel Breakfast
May 6, 2013 Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Recognizing Teacher Appreciation Week
May 3, 2013 Remarks of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to the National Head Start Association Conference
May 1, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Awards More Than $48,000 to Help Vermont's Windham Central Supervisory Union Recover From Teen Suicide
April 30, 2013 Choosing the Right Battles: Remarks and a Conversation
April 29, 2013 Opening Statement, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan--Release of NIEER's "The State of Preschool 2012" Yearbook
April 29, 2013 Education Department Announces Changes to FAFSA Form to More Accurately and Fairly Assess Students' Need for Aid
April 25, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Releases Blueprint to Elevate and Transform the Teaching Profession, Calls Educators to Action
April 22, 2013 Blog - Celebrating Sustainability on Earth Day
April 19, 2013 Blog - Observing National Day of Silence
April 19, 2013 Washington Post - Universal Preschool is a Sure Path to the Middle Class
April 19, 2013 U.S. Departments of Education and Labor Announce Availability of $474.5 Million to Strengthen Training Partnerships Between Community Colleges and Employers
April 16, 2013 Education Department Announces Next Rounds of Race to the Top, Including Another Key Investment to Expand Access to High-Quality Early Learning Opportunities
April 15, 2013 Value Choices: Investing in High-Quality Preschool
April 15, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Announces New Hearings for Conversations on Higher Education Rulemaking
April 11, 2013 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Other Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Testimony of US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan FY 2014 Budget Request
April 10, 2013 Obama Administration 2014 Budget Prioritizes Key Education Investments to Provide Opportunities for All Americans
March 29, 2013 Early Learning: A Prerequisite for Success in the Hispanic Community
March 27, 2013 Testing, Early Learning, and the Pace of Reform: Talking with Teachers
March 26, 2013 Education Department Launches New Loan Counseling Tools to Help Borrowers Manage Their Debt
March 26, 2013 The Impact of Gun Violence: A Conversation with Students
March 21, 2013 USA Today - It's Time to Fix Warped Incentives in Division I College Sports
March 19, 2013 Education Department Releases Guidance on Providing Title IV Eligibility for Competency-Based Learned Programs
March 19, 2013 A Level Playing Field, an Equal Starting Line
March 18, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Announces 10 States Will Receive Funding to Turn Around Their Lowest-Performing Schools
March 14, 2013 The Good News-Bad News Story of Education
March 11, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Announces 11 States Will Receive Funding to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Their Lowest-Performing Schools
March 7, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Awards More than $35,000 to Help Baltimore County's Perry Hall High School and Community Recover from School Shooting
March 7, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Announces New Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
March 5, 2013 Education Department Releases New School-Level Graduation Rate Data to Better Inform Parents, District Leaders
March 1, 2013 Pennsylvania, Texas, Wyoming Request Flexibility from No Child Left Behind
March 1, 2013 Smart Investments in Early Learning
Feb. 28, 2013 U.S. Department of Education Asks School Leaders to Initiate New Efforts to Reduce Gender-Based Violence
Feb. 28, 2013 Supporting and Strengthening School Leadership
Feb. 27, 2013 Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
Feb. 27, 2013 Remarks by the President at Dedication of Statue Honoring Rosa Parks -- US Capitol
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