The Alabama State Longitudinal Database System Bill or House Bill 125 (HB125) would create two new state agencies with no accountability and almost unlimited authority. The agencies’ sole purpose would be to collect information on private citizens. HB125 is currently back in the House with the Holley Amendment added which forces private schools to comply. […]
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From Townhall.com “Uncle Sam is becoming “Uncle Shrink” to millions of schoolchildren, including many preschoolers, who are now subject to various psychology-focused educational components that have been implanted in federal education legislation over the past decade.” Read the entire article here.
Dear friends and supporters, I am writing you to set the record straight. You may have received an email from Ed Martin, who has been employed for approximately 16 months by the National Eagle Forum board on which I serve. He made statements against me personally as well as Eagle Forum of Alabama. These statements […]
Dear Eagle Forum Members and Friends, Eagle Forum of Alabama has always very strongly opposed every form of Constitution Convention (Con Con) brought to Alabama’s doorstep. Since my employment began with Eagle Forum of Alabama and before, our state organization has worked tirelessly to stop Con Con. I have always fought, as Executive Director of […]
The Student and Parent Privacy Protection Act HB267 was filed yesterday by Rep. Arnold Mooney, with 35 co-sponsors. The bill is a result of a large bi-partisan effort to protect student privacy in Alabama. Thirty-three states have already passed similar legislation. The bill must pass out of the Education Policy Committee. Its members need to […]
Listen to enlightening testimonies from the Senate Education Committee hearing on SB60 to repeal Common Core/College and Career Ready Standards
Here are six testimonies in support of SB60. https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B3Wek6ICT38eVkprckg5Q0ZUUWM&usp=sharing_eid&ts=56b68a3f
The following information has been sent to Alabama Senators. Please contact yours TODAY and ask that they support SB60 (The Alabama Ahead Act) to repeal and replace common core. You may find your legislator here. Alabama Drops To “Dead Last” Reversing Upward Trend AlabamaEagle@gmail.com www.alabamaeagle.org Open Letter to ALABAMA LEGISLATORS From: Eunie Smith, President Leslie […]
The Pulse Media/News/Publishing By Emmett McGroarty on December 21, 2015 Anti-Common Core activists tried for months to warn Congress that the new federal education bill (the Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA) was a disaster that would cement, not overturn, the odious progressive-education philosophies of the Obama Administration. Except for 64 House members (click here […]
December 16, 2015 On Friday, the House of Representatives will vote on a $1.1 trillion spending bill to fund the government for the next year. This bill represents the final opportunity for the Republican-led Congress to rein in the Obama Administration using the powers given them by Article One of the Constitution . After weeks […]
National Review Online Education Reform: GOP’s Corrupt Obamacore Bargain | National Review Online <img height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” style=”display:none” src=”https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1626507807583041&amp;ev=PixelInitialized” /> The success of Donald Trump, Ben Carson, and Ted Cruz this year is a great and anguished shout from Republicans voters to the powers-that-be in Washington: The system is broken; it’s not working for […]