I had to pause and listen to the hurt in his voice and doubt in his ability to pursue the American dream," West said. "I didn't answer the question ... That's where we are in America today."
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"This is like the camel with its nose under the tent," said Dallas Democratic Sen. Royce West, who called the education savings account plan "the voucher, that's what it's commonly referred to."
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