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BREAKING: Clinton Campaign Joins Wisconsin Recount Effort; Signals Adding Pennsylvania and Michigan

From Brent Griffiths for POLITICO: After a period of public silence about the results of the 2016 election, Hillary Clinton’s top campaign lawyer said the campaign will play a role in the Wisconsin recount initiated Friday by Green Party candidate … Continue reading

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Amid Scandal, Pearson Closes Controversial Charitable Foundation Which Helped Fuel Jeb Bush’s Empire Closes

Described by conservative Brietbart News as the “King of Common Core,” Pearson announced it was closing its charitable foundation amid irregularities in relationships it developed with state education executives. Writes Dr. Susan Berry: Publishing giant Pearson Inc. is set to … Continue reading

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John Kasich Mischaracterizes Common Core Opposition and Signals Desire for Support from US Chamber of Commerce

  This morning on Fox News with Chris Wallace, Ohio governor John Kasich demonstrated that he doesn’t understand opponents opposition to common core standards. Nor does he understand that local school boards aren’t in charge of policy any longer. In response to … Continue reading

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How Rupert Murdoch’s Money for John Kasich is Putting Ohio Back in Play for Obama

If you attempt to take the political temperature of a state and want to make a serious assessment of the climate, you often have to consider the source. AlterNet would admit to being leftward leaning and to being biased  toward Democrats. But … Continue reading

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The Eerily Similar Paths of Florida and Wisconsin to Education Reform

Quickly becoming one of the nation’s most important education reporters, Joy Resmovits writes this about the goings ons in Scott Walker’s Wisconsin: After slashing education funding and reducing teachers’ collective bargaining rights earlier this year, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) … Continue reading

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