Statement in Support of the People of Haiti

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Statement in Support of the People of Haiti

January 15, 2010

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan issued the following statement in support of the people of Haiti:

"Like all Americans, I am deeply saddened by the destruction and loss of life caused by the earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12. I extend my heartfelt condolences to the people of Haiti, and especially to its children and its educators. I am hopeful that the U.S. Department of Education can play a role in helping the people of Haiti rebuild their lives and rebuild their schools."

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