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Playing hooky

Common Core protests across the state are encouraging parents to keep their kids out of school to call attention to the controversial standards. South Carolina State Sen. Lee Bright, who's challenging Sen. Lindsey Graham in the primary, joined to discuss his opposition to the state-based standards before speaking at one rally—but he's not keeping his own kids out of school.


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