Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush pushes high standards, but says the federal government should have no part in setting them. He also promotes school choice.
Common Core isn’t the only problem related to education policy with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. His support of No Child Left Behind is a problem as well. The Hill reports: Emails recently surfaced revealing that the former Florida governor offered to help the Obama administration reauthorize the 2002 education legislation, which was signed into […]
Four observations about the email exchange U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan had with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush about current Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
One in four likely Iowa GOP Caucusgoers say they will not support Jeb Bush. GOP insiders believe Common Core is Bush’s top obstacle to the nomination.
CPAC 2015 afforded prospective 2016 candidate Jeb Bush the opportunity to blame President Obama for the problems conservatives have with Common Core.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie told Dallas County Republicans at an event in West Des Moines, IA yesterday that he has grave concerns over Common Core.
As follow-up to my article on Jeb Bush yesterday I wanted to highlight Susan Berry’s piece at Breitbart News. She focused on the Wall Street Journal’s editorial (pay wall) on Jeb Bush’s announcement he was going to “seriously explore” running for President. She wrote: The Wall Street Journal editorial board took a turn at Jonathan Gruber’s strategy […]
Former Governor Jeb Bush (R-FL) announced that he would “actively explore” a campaign for President yesterday. As I’ve said before this will be an issue that dings him. Some have tried to downplay Common Core as an electoral issue by judging how it played during the 2014 midterm elections. This ignores the impact it is […]
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush defended the Common Core State Standards in his keynote speech at the Foundation for Educational Excellence’s National Summit on Education Reform yesterday. He’s the only prospective Republican presidential candidate to do so. He are a few things he said about Common Core. This is why the debate over the Common […]
Texas Governor Rick Perry was in North Carolina stumping for North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis the Republican running against U.S. Senator Kay Hagan (D-NC). The News Observer reports: Perry also had high praise for Tillis, the marquee candidate at the rally. “He will go to Washington, D.C., and do everything he can to dismantle […]