The JDHS Student Council recently returned from the Spring Conference of the Alaska Association of Student Governments (AASG) in Healy, AK. At that conference, the students were awarded the Student Council of Excellence Award. This is akin to winning the state championship! The Student Council submitted a portfolio binder documenting their work as a council in the last two years.
A bipartisan Senate immigration bill would cost the government a net $6.3 trillion over the next 50 years to provide benefits for millions of people now living in the U.S. illegally, the Heritage Foundation said in a report Monday, setting off a fierce dispute with fellow conservatives who attacked the study as flawed and political.
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Reproductive rights advocates urged a judge Monday to let teenage girls buy morning-after birth control without a prescription beginning this week, saying to delay enforcement of his ruling while the government appeals would cause "certain, significant and irreparable" harm to women.