FILE - In this June 3, 2013 file photo, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, right, listens as President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The effort to rewrite the

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FILE - In this June 3, 2013 file photo, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, right, listens as President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The effort to rewrite the flawed No Child Left Behind education law is heading for a partisan confrontation as House Republicans champion legislation that would strip the federal government of its powers to set standards for students and schools. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) less 

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