The Guardian reports:
There is $6 million from Donald Trump’s administration sitting on the table in Idaho, and trying to pick it up has caused an extraordinary uproar. In the months since a Republican house of representatives member first brought the grant for early childhood education to the legislature for a vote, far-right opponents have insisted, despite evidence and assurances proving otherwise, that the grant would be used to “indoctrinate” children five and under, and turn them into social justice activists.
Read the full article. Good grief.
Intensity of Idaho childcare battle shows rise in extremism, post-Trump https://t.co/bhjC4ypyyY
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