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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Management 101 for Our Public Schools

by Terry M. Moevia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

The Department of Education recently announced its first grants in a new $94-million program to fund incentive-pay plans for teachers...

Analysis and Commentary

Not-so-great political expectations

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Here's an observation for one week before the midterm: Throughout the Bush administration, Democrats have generally believed that they are poised on the brink of victory...

Analysis and Commentary

The Cast of Characters

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Perhaps nothing so captures the superficial, frivolous and irresponsible spirit of our times like the sudden boomlet for Barack Obama as a candidate for President of the United States...

In the News
In the News

Abortion, gay marriage among ballot issues

with Bill Whalenvia Reuters
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Apart from deciding whether Republicans keep control of the U.S. Congress, Americans will vote next week on more than 200 state measures many politicians consider too hot to handle...

In the News

Assignment: Make K-12 Education Better

with Eric Hanushekvia University of Arkansas Daily Headlines
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Mayoral control of large, urban school systems, teacher pay based on a market compensation model, vouchers to allow special education students to attend the public or private school of their choice. These were a few of the ideas a group of leading education researchers came together recently to discuss...

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What would Democrats do about Iraq?

with Thomas H. Henriksenvia Christian Science Monitor
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

In poll after poll, prospective voters name Iraq as the No. 1 issue in the upcoming midterm elections....

In the News

Bush Makes Up for Tax Cuts With More Spending

with Milton Friedmanvia Bloomberg
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Over substantial Democratic opposition, Bush and a Republican-controlled Congress have cut taxes significantly over the past six years...

In the News

War and Immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, October 30, 2006

I have been reading various columnists today, going over the weekly angry mail about essays I wrote in support of our efforts in Iraq, and listening to Democratic candidates pontificate on the war...

In the News

Strengthening the weak links

with Terry M. Moevia TCPalm News
Sunday, October 29, 2006

Do demographics determine destiny? Some educators think so, and if they're right, Treasure Coast schools face a growing set of challenges...

In the News

A one man think tank

with George P. Shultz, Kiron K. Skinnervia Mexia Daily News
Saturday, October 28, 2006

Our nation’s 40th President Ronald Reagan, will go down in history as one of the foremost thinkers of our time...

In the News

Young Republican Assembly to Host Talk by Dinesh D'Souza

with Dinesh D’Souzavia Skidmore College News Release
Friday, October 27, 2006

Best-selling author Dinesh D'Souza will give a lecture titled "America through Muslim Eyes: Why the U.S. is Loved, Why the U.S. is Hated, and Who is Winning the War on Terror" at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in Gannett Auditorium, Palamountain Hall....