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    North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger responds to the News & Observer and Charlotte Observer’s series on North Carolina’s smart low-income students being excluded from advanced classes during an interview in his office on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Raleigh, N.C.

North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger responds to the News & Observer and Charlotte Observer’s series on North Carolina’s smart low-income students being excluded from advanced classes during an interview in his office on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Raleigh, N.C. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger responds to the News & Observer and Charlotte Observer’s series on North Carolina’s smart low-income students being excluded from advanced classes during an interview in his office on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Raleigh, N.C. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

State, local leaders hope to fix exclusion of bright low-income students

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