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Palo Alto man appointed to federal post

with Williamson M. Eversvia Palo Alto Online
Monday, February 12, 2007

Palo Alto resident Williamson Evers has been appointed by President George W. Bush to be assistant secretary in the Office of Education for Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development...

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Bush names local to post

with Williamson M. Evers, Koret Task Force, John Raisian, Eric Hanushekvia San Jose Mercury News
Saturday, February 10, 2007

President Bush this week nominated Palo Alto resident Williamson ``Bill'' Evers as assistant secretary in the Office of Education for Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development...

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All-Day Kindergarten Failing as Education Reform

with Caroline M. Hoxbyvia American Daily
Thursday, February 8, 2007

A report published today by the Goldwater Institute examines Stanford 9 test scores and finds Arizona kindergarten and preschool programs initially improve learning but have no measurable impact on reading, math, or language arts test scores by fifth grade...

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Hoover Research Fellow Bill Evers Nominated to Be U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education

with Williamson M. Evers, John Raisian, Chester E. Finn Jr., Diane Ravitchvia Business Wire
Thursday, February 8, 2007

President George W. Bush today nominated Williamson M. “Bill” Evers, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of its Koret Task Force on K – 12 Education, to be U.S. assistant secretary of education for planning, evaluation and policy development...

Analysis and Commentary

Penalty called on college football

by Russ Robertsvia Boston Globe
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

We call football a game...

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Policy institute is part most likely to enrich university

with Hoover Institutionvia Dallas Morning News
Monday, February 5, 2007

In recent weeks, the proposal to locate the Bush Presidential Library complex at SMU has generated considerable discussion and debate...

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Somewhere, Milton Is Smiling

with Milton Friedmanvia Opinion Journal (Wall Street Journal)
Monday, February 5, 2007

The late Milton Friedman, who was the nation's foremost advocate for school choice, would be more than pleased with the news coming out of Utah...

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No Longer Free to Choose

with Milton Friedmanvia Inside Higher Education
Friday, February 2, 2007

The principle of freedom of choice is one of the most critical rights in American society...

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Good School Choice News

with Milton Friedmanvia Corner (National Review Online)
Friday, February 2, 2007

Today, the Utah House passed, by a vote of 38 to 37, what could become the nation’s first ever universal school voucher program...

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AFT No Longer a Major Player in Reform Arena

with Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Wednesday, January 31, 2007

The American Federation of Teachers has changed...


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