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Presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris is proposing a bill that would extend school hours until 6 p.m.

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Presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris is proposing a bill that would extend school hours until 6 p.m. The Family Friendly School Act would seek to better align school hours with parent's work hours. 

Senator Harris notes that school days end hours before 70% of parents end their workday, which can make it particularly difficult for single parents to arrange childcare. In a press release, Harris said: