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The District has so far managed to avoid a second spike in cases at nursing homes, a feat that industry advocates attribute in large part to regular, government-funded testing for all employees, industry advocates say.Maryland and Virginia nursing homes battle explosive covid-19 outbreaks — again|Rebecca Tan, Rachel Chason|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Disabilities advocates say putting children in seclusion rooms is inhumane and causes lasting trauma, though some school officials say they need the option to educate students with significant behavioral challenges.National Ban on School Use of Seclusion and Restraint of Students Introduced in Congress|by Jodi S. Cohen, ProPublica and Jennifer Smith Richards, Chicago Tribune|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
Akilah Richards, host of the podcast, “Fare of the Free Child,” and leading advocate in the self-directed education movement, said something on an episode that shook the ground for me.Distance learning was a disaster. So I decided to teach my daughter myself.|Tracey Lewis-Giggetts|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
As many betting and prediction market advocates claim, the value of using betting odds to predict political outcomes stems from the fact that “odds are based on people placing real money on an actual prediction,” US-Bookies notes.Betting markets called the presidential election more accurately than polls|reymashayekhi|November 19, 2020|Fortune
“In order to solve this problem, we need structural change, we need policy change,” said Andrea Downing, a security researcher and privacy rights advocate who started a nonprofit for supporting online health communities called the Light Collective.
Jumaane Williams, a City Council member known for advocating police reform, spoke at the press conference.Eric Garner Protesters Have a Direct Line to City Hall|Jacob Siegel|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those advocating justice should first obey the rule of law themselves.
And they did so with a clear policy agenda, advocating for the needs of an affected community and trying to enact change.Amid Unrest, Afghan Women Push For Role in Peace Process|Molly Raskin|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Steinauer has a long history of advocating for change in abortion education from within medical institutions themselves.
The measures these women are advocating will pass, Pelosi said.Square Deal, New Deal, and Now, From Hillary Clinton, a “Fair Shot”|Eleanor Clift|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was requested to write a periodical advocating and unifying under our political belief, the national feelings.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
“I bet they been advocating the taking of us in,” chuckled Jimmy.Mr. Opp|Alice Hegan Rice
Every one of the Senators, so the Parisians suggested, had 30,000 francs' worth of reasons for advocating the change.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
These two noblemen were accused of advocating other designs which were very obnoxious to the Roman Catholic party.History of the Rise of the Huguenots|Henry Baird
I am far from advocating a breaking down of the barrier between literary and vernacular speech.America To-day, Observations and Reflections|William Archer