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2013-09-25 08:31:36

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Rhode Island, this initiative would provide 1,023 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 3,000 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:34

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Pennsylvania, this initiative would provide 10,129 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 80,400 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:31

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In North Carolina, this initiative would provide 12,488 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 73,700 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:29

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In New Jersey, this initiative would provide 6,186 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 33,500 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:27

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In New Hampshire, this initiative would provide 708 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 6,100 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:24

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Michigan, this initiative would provide 8,239 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 52,800 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or public...

2013-09-25 08:31:21

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Massachusetts, this initiative would provide 3,317 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 21,800 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or...

2013-09-25 08:31:19

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Maine, this initiative would provide 662 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 7,400 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or public...

2013-09-25 08:31:17

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Kentucky, this initiative would provide 5,041 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 40,100 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or public...

2013-09-25 08:31:15

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama has proposed to expand early childhood education and fund it with an increase in federal tobacco taxes. In Indiana, this initiative would provide 7,623 more children from low- and moderate-income families with access to high-quality preschool in the first year alone and prevent 55,000 kids from becoming addicted smokers, according to a report released today by nine organizations that focus on early learning and/or public...