The Big Congressional Data Grab Is Underway

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) introduced the Foundations for Evidenced-Based Policymaking Act today which will create a national data clearinghouse that includes student data.

Skipping Down the Bipartisan Path Toward Big Data

Jane Robbins: Congressional Republicans are skipping down the bipartisan path yet again on the issue of Big Data and lifetime citizen surveillance.

Act Now to Help Congress Protect the Hearts and Minds of Our Children

Karen Effrem: The House Appropriations Committee took some very commendable action in with regard to the education budget in general and some important specifics.

Speaker Paul Ryan, Make ESEA Reauthorization Bill Public for 60 Days

Because this is the largest education bill Congress will pass in a decade Speaker Paul Ryan should make the ESEA reauthorization bill public for 60 days.