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During the meeting, the Madison City Board of Education passed a resolution opposing any new bills that would stop the standards from taking place. During the meeting, the Madison City Board of Education passed a resolution opposing any new bills that would stop the standards from taking place.
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MADISON, AL (WAFF) -

The Madison City Council of PTA's hosted a legislativeluncheon Friday.

Representative Mike Bill and Senator Bill Holzclaw wereon hand to talk to residents about what's going on in Montgomery. One of thetopics of conversation during the meeting was the common core standards, and abill circulating on Capitol Hill that would allow school districts to opt-outof implementing the standard.

During the meeting, the Madison City Board of Educationpassed a resolution opposing any new bills that would stop the standards fromtaking place.

Madison City School Superintendent Dr. Dee Fowler said, "I promisethe parents we may not always do what you would do in this position, but Ipromise you we very conscientiously try to do the best we can for your child."

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