Category Archives: Common Core Politics

REID BLOCKS CROMNIBUS MEASURE PROHIBITING FEDERAL MANDATE OF COMMON CORE STANDARDS #stopcommoncore #ccss

Breitbart - Sen. David Vitter’s (R-LA) office told Breitbart News on Sunday that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) blocked out legislation attached to the “CRomnibus” bill that would have stopped the federal government from mandating that states “adopt specific … Continue reading

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JEB BUSH’S ‘EDUCATION REFORM’ EMPIRE #stopcommoncore #ccss

This past week, possible GOP 2016 presidential contender Jeb Bush doubled down on his support for the Common Core standards, scolding conservative critics of the controversial education reform by stating that he had “lost patience” with them and telling them … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Will Go Down Swinging on Common Core #stopcommoncore #ccss

Truth in American Education - Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush defended the Common Core State Standards in his keynote speech at the Foundation for Educational Excellence’s National Summit on Education Reform yesterday.  He’s the only prospective Republican presidential candidate to … Continue reading

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How a Republican Congress Can Kill Common Core #stopcommoncore #ccss

Reason - Republicans have retaken control of Congress on a promise to reverse President Barack Obama’s failed policies. They should start by honing in on an initiative now synonymous with federal overreach and creeping nationalization of local education matters: the … Continue reading

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Parents Now Evenly Split On Common Core #stopcommoncore #ccss

Daily Caller - A new Gallup poll indicates that parents of public school children are closely divided on the merits of Common Core, while opinions on the multistate education standards are increasingly dividing along partisan lines. In a survey limited … Continue reading

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Springfield IL School Board Candidate Defends Common Core Despite Concerns

WMAY News - A candidate for Springfield school board says Common Core is good for students… but it may problematic for parents. Nicole Evans is seeking the seat being vacated by Scott McFarland… who is running for the Springfield City … Continue reading

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Reframing the Common Core discussion: A battle for our freedom #stopcommoncore #ccss

Betrayed - Why Public Education Is Failing By Laurie H. Rogers “To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” – Voltaire “The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it … Continue reading

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