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OUR OPINION: Preschool claims sound too much like hype

Published 02/23/2013, Grand Forks Herald

Hat tip to Joan Walsh, editor of Salon.com, for recalling this quote and applying it to advocacy of early childhood education: “The great liberal failing,” said the late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan, is “constantly to overpromise and to overstate, and thereby constantly to appear to underperform.”

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