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Public Education

Why Quality is a Problem in America’s Schools

March 8, 2010

The free market is a wonderful thing.  Companies that are run effectively usually succeed, and companies that are run haphazardly or inefficiently tend to fail.  The free market weeds out the bad companies (unless of course, the bad company has a labor union or is “too big to fail” and obtains a government bailout – [...]

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Fighting Back over School Choice

March 6, 2009

One of the provisions in the Omnibus Spending Bill would remove a scholarship in Washington, D.C., which allow qualified minorities and underprivileged children to attend private schools.   This provision has been under attack by the teacher’s union for a long time, and the Democrats are now trying to take it away, thus hurting the very [...]

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Massachusetts Standardized Testing To Get Liberal Overhaul

November 20, 2008

Being a resident of the People’s Republic of Massachusetts, I get frustrated with government fairly often.  As bad as the mess is in Washington, DC, it is nothing compared to the mess on Beacon Hill or with the people of this state, who year after year hand their government over to the same people who [...]

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