"The average age a child is trafficked into the commercial sex trade industry is between 11 and 14 years old."
Virginia House Speaker Bill Howell is "allied to group pushing MIXED SEX BATHROOMS in Stafford Schools."
But there's some debate
"We've got 40 years of study now that show that, with a good preschool start, you're less likely to be on public dole, you're less likely to be in prison."
Assumes worst-case estimate has already occurred
Says 70,000 children "have lost their Head Start slots" because of the sequester.
Says when he was governor, "we expanded participation in Virginia in early childhood programs by nearly 40 percent."
Opponent Allen can make similar claims
Virginia was named "best managed state, best state for business and best state to raise a child" while I was governor.
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