It’s understandable that education reformers will go out of their way to argue that Michelle Rhee’s reforms weren’t determinative in Adrian Fenty’s mayoral re-election bid...But let’s face it: the toughest of tough-minded reforms just aren’t all that popular with the public...
Maybe Edward DeMarco should be polishing his resume...We’re in the middle of the worst economic downturn of our lifetime. Government guarantees contributed mightily to the problem. But we need to continue with the system so we can have milder recessions in the future...?
Proposition 19 on the November ballot would make California the first state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. We hear from a proponent and an opponent of the proposition, known as the "Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010..."
According to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the real root of the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians had been their ongoing refusal to recognize "the right of the Jewish people to a state of their own in their historic homeland..."