At a town hall in Barrington, NH, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) tells the crowd of 200 that he thinks “every word of Common Core should be repealed.”
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s school accountability bill override any Common Core opt-out he said he wanted in his State of the State Address.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush sent a fundraising letter out for the 501(c)4 organization he launched last year – Excellence in Education National (the Foundation for Excellence in Education is a 501(c)3 he started). Reading through this five page letter I find an education policy topic strangely missing. I’m sure you can guess what it […]
Rick Hess of American Enterprise Institute penned an op/ed today in National Review. He asked if the Common Core could be Jeb Bush’s Romneycare. In short – yes, and it will probably tank his ability to win the Republican nomination should he run for President. Hess writes about Bush’s crucial miscalculation: So what’s gone wrong? […]