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February 4, 2014

Berger pops Read to Achieve trial balloon

An advisory group state Superintendent of Public Instruction June Atkinson convened on the new third-grade reading law recommends that this year be considered a trial year. Senate leader Phil Berger, the law's champion, doesn't like the idea.

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