Friday, Jan. 26 – In the News…


HEALTH
Study: Living Near Freeways Hurts Kids’ Lungs
Collection of Op-eds on President Bush’s Health Care Proposal

PHILANTHROPY
[OPINION] What Should Bill Gates Do?
John Entine, American Enterprise Institute, makes the case that “social investing” has a poor track record, and advises the Gates Foundation to ignore recent criticism.

COMMUNITIES
Job growth to give a kick to area housing
“Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) [WG member] predicts a 35 percent increase in households in this region along with job growth of 39 percent between 2005 and 2030.”

EDUCATION
Fairfax Resists ‘No Child’ Provision
The Fairfax County School Board last night defied the U.S. Department of Education… “It is wrong for our students to take a test they are predisposed to fail…”