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ID:

273

Date:

2007-11-07

Headline:

Bush Brother's Firm Faces Inquiry Over Purchases

Reporter's name:

Marilyn W. Thompson

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The New York Times

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

A Houston, Texas-area school district used $250,000 in state and federal Hurricane Katrina aid money to buy educational products from a company owned by Neil Bush, the president's brother, and supported financially by the president's parents, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, a public interest group learned through FOIA, The New York Times reported.

Keywords:

Department of Education, Neil Bush, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, No Child Left Behind, Texas, Florida, Nevada, Ignite Learning, Austin, Curriculum on Wheels (COW)


Agencies:

DOEd

States:

FL
NV
TX

Categories:

education


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