Tag Archives: George Bush

Trump Wrote in 2000 of Iraq That “It’s Madness Not to Carry the Mission to It’s Conclusion”

Donald Trump said a lot last night that’s put him in hot water with voters. Along with the creepy lefty accusation that George W. Bush lied about Iraq’s WMDs that predictably went along with the his assertion that the Iraq … Continue reading

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Rick Perry Calls Out Rebublican Supporters of NCLB

The Rick Perry and Arne Duncan kerfuffle over education policy has gotten lots of MSM play. Education Week reporter Sean Cavanagh takes a look at Perry’s book, Fed Up! Our Fight to Save American from Washington to gain insight into … Continue reading

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Why Rick Perry’s Entrance into the GOP Field is Bad News for Ed Reformers

I suppose I should admit to seeing myself as an oddball. When compared to my friends whom have joined me in opposing the corporate/test-based reform movement, I enter the battle with a different resume. While its true I’m a public school … Continue reading

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Why Conservatives and Tea Party Followers Ought to be Appalled by No Child Left Behind and Race to the Top

George W. Bush’s education initiative No Child Left Behind is the basis for the Obama education initiative, Race to the Top (RTT). Most conservatives and tea party followers probably don’t know that RTT was funded by the Obama stimulus. And while most … Continue reading

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Rick Perry Calls No Child Left Behind “a monstrous intrusion into our affairs”

From a NY Times article titled “Perry Breaks With a Fellow Texan: Bush” comes a link to a National Review story where Texas governor Rick Perry staked out his position in opposition to No Child Left Behind. While commenting on … Continue reading

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