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Harry J. Holzer, a Georgetown University professor of public policy spoke in support of the program, describing it as an “impressive and innovative effort” similar to federal programs that have worked in various locations.
“It would be a shame if we burden this initiative with unduly high expectations, given the magnitude of the challenges we face,” he said.
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