06/01/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Arne Duncan Pledges To Stay Out Of Decisions Involving Chicago Schools

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, who was head of Chicago's public schools, promises not to participate in any matter "in which Chicago Public Schools is a party or represents a party," and Tammy Duckworth, assistant secretary of Veterans Affairs, is barred from making decisions about the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, of which she was formerly director.

(via This Week In Education)

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