Declaring that "America's greatest resource for innovation and economic growth resides in American classrooms," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Nov. 15 unveiled her party's five-pronged "innovation agenda," including affordable access to broadband technology for all and incentives for students to pursue careers in science and technology.

Pelosi announced her party's agenda at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The plan, called "Innovation Agenda: a Commitment to Competitiveness to Keep America No. 1," was short on specifics and did not include a price tag, but it makes improved education a centerpiece of the effort


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