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  • Rep. Foxx tries to balance needy students, tax dollars in education debate

    BY RENEE SCHOOF McClatchy Washington Bureau December 19, 2013 WASHINGTON — Rep. Virginia Foxx says she can empathize with struggling low-income students. She used to be one. Foxx describes herself as “somebody who was extraordinarily poor and had a tough time, really tough time, getting my degre...
    Dec 19, 2013 Read More

  • Congresswoman Foxx on Student Success Act

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 9:32AM 3WC DJ Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) issued the following statement upon the House of Representatives’ passage of H.R. 5, the Student Success Act which she cosponsored. The legislation reforms and reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act:...
    Jul 29, 2013 Read More

  • Second Amendment rights “…shall not be infringed.”

    The Jefferson Post by Rep. Virginia Foxx R-N.C. 5th District The Constitution of the United States of America was written to put in statute the limits of government’s authority over citizens. It does not bestow rights or permit freedoms upon American people. Rather, it delimitates what government...
    Feb 09, 2013 Read More