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Eric Hanushek and Paul Peterson discuss the State of the Union in 2013

Monday, March 11, 2013
Hoover senior fellows Eric Hanushek (left) and Paul Peterson discuss issues in e

Eric Hanushek and Paul Peterson discuss education proposals in President Obama’s State of the Union Address of 2013. The missing discussion of K-12 schools was remarkable, given the need to improve our schools. While pre-school and college readiness were mentioned, the federal government has little to do with these except for its Head Start program – which has not been an effective educational program.

Recorded on Friday, February 22, 2013