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September 8th, 2009
08:20 AM ET

Health Care vs. Education: Which Needs More Attention?

In case you haven’t turned on the TV lately…we’ve been spending a lot of time on the problems with health care in this country. But today is the first day of school in lots of places, and it’s reminding us that the education system has serious problems too.

Our blog question for you today: which needs more attention right now – health care or education?

Click on comments and tell us what you think.

Filed under: Heidi Collins
September 8th, 2009
08:15 AM ET

The President and Your Kids

Millions of school children will listen to President Obama’s back-to-school message on TV today. The White House released the text ahead of time after some parents complained it might be more political than motivational.

Click here to read the president's speech and tune in to CNN at 12pm ET to hear it live.

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Filed under: Tony Harris