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By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
Topic - Gene Evans
More than 20 states have procrastinated in meeting the No Child Left Behind law's requirement that all students reach grade-level proficiency by 2014 and will be hard-pressed to make needed improvements before the deadline, a report released today shows.
"The need we had that started work on modernization, the need for a more automated benefits system, it still exists," department spokesman Gene Evans said. "It still has the same urgency."
Agency spokesman Gene Evans said the court hearing was a review of the case.