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Rascoe, Ayesha. "U.S. Military Probing More Possible Civilian Deaths in Yemen Raid." Reuters. Thomson Reuters, 2 Feb. 2017. Web. 02 Feb. 2017.
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Kessler, Glenn. "Trump’s Absurd Claim That 92 Million Americans Represent a ‘nation of Jobless Americans’." The Washington Post. WP Company, 16 Sept. 2016. Web. 05 Mar. 2017.
[post_title] => Trump Claims 94 Million People Are Unemployed But 88 Million Of Them Are Not Looking For Jobs [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-claims-94-million-people-unemployed-88-million-not-looking-jobs [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-23 21:00:53 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-23 21:00:53 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1678 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [3] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1142 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-27 01:53:45 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-27 01:53:45 [post_content] => Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos , "displayed a lack of knowledge" of critical education system rules and regulations during her senate confirmation hearing, specifically including the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), standard gainful employment regulations, and the purpose and challenges associated with standardized testing. DeVos also has minimal qualifications and experience with public school systems (although not every Secretary of Education has had extensive education experience). She has no formal education degree or experience working in a school environment (although she was formerly the chair of the American Federation for Children, an organization that promotes "school choice" an initiative that allows students to transfer to schools outside of their district), and she supports the expansion of charter schools. She is the former chairperson of the Michigan Republican Party.      
Strauss, Valerie. "Six Astonishing Things Betsy DeVos Said - and Refused to Say - at Her Confirmation Hearing." The Washington Post. WP Company, 18 Jan. 2017. Web. 21 Jan. 2017.
Emery, David. "FACT CHECK: Meet Betsy DeVos, Trump's Secretary of Education Nominee." Snopes.com. N.p., 07 Feb. 2017. Web. 21 Feb. 2017.
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Balkiz, Ghazi. "Mosul: 112 Civilian Bodies Pulled from Site of Coalition Airstrike." CNN. Cable News Network, 28 Mar. 2017. Web. 31 Mar. 2017.
Martin, Michel. "U.S. Acknowledges Mosul Airstrikes That Residents Say Killed More Than 100 Civilians." NPR. NPR, 26 Mar. 2017. Web. 31 Mar. 2017.
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Scola, Nancy. "Federal Workers' Twitter Brushfire Burns Trump." POLITICO. Politico, LLC, 25 Jan. 2017. Web. 26 Jan. 2017.
Nelson, Louis, and Cristiano Lima. "Interior Dept. Ordered to Close Twitter Accounts after Inauguration Tweets." POLITICO. Politico, LLC, 20 Jan. 2017. Web. 26 Jan. 2017.
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LaCapria, Kim. "Did President Trump Profit from the U.S. Missile Strike Against Syria?"Snopes.com. N.p., 10 Apr. 2017. Web. 14 Apr. 2017.
Harwell, Drew, and Rosalind S. Helderman. “Trump Sold All Shares in Companies in June, Spokesman Says.” The Washington Post, WP Company, 6 Dec. 2016.  Web.  12 Feb. 2017.
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The U.K. Banned Semi-Automatic And Automatic Weapons In 1988 After The First Mass Shooting, And Banned Handguns In 1997 After The First School Shooting; Only One Mass Shooting In The U.K. Since 1996 And No More School Shootings

After the first ever mass shooting in the United Kingdom in 1987 in Hungerford where a man used two semi-automatic rifles and a handgun to kill 16 people and wound 15 others, the U.K. Parliament amended the Firearms Act in 1988 to [...]

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