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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 […]
Please thank the following Alabama Congressmen who opposed final passage of ESSA. Senator Richard Shelby, Congressman Mo Brooks, Congressman Gary Palmer, Congressman Mike Rogers!!! See our website for a detailed list of concerns about this act that will negatively impact Alabama children for years as there is no sunset date on the act. FOR IMMEDIATE […]
Praise God for Sen. Jeff Sessions and for those four Alabama Congressmen who supported him with their votes on the TAA (Trade Adjustment Assistance) bill in the House on Friday – Brooks, Byrne, Palmer and Roby. Please thank them. Please ask all Alabama House members to vote against TAA if Boehner brings it up again this week. […]
Congressional Republicans who voted for the Cromnibus bill are experiencing a great deal of backlash. Following are two articles on each side of the issue. One is an op-ed from Rep. Martha Roby (AL-2) published in Yellowhammer. The other is from Gaston Mooney, Executive Editor of Conservative Review.
Patent legislation that passed the House will inhibit innovation Print By AL.com AL.com Follow on Twitter on May 12, 2014 at 10:44 AM, updated May 12, 2014 at 10:46 AM By Eunie Smith Patent legislation pending in the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee can hit close to home. I am aware of a father with young […]
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Luetkemeyer Addresses Common Core Concerns With Arne Duncan Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) has written, and is gathering co-signers in Washington for, a letter expressing serious concerns with the manner in which the US Department of Education has involved itself with Common Core standards. Read more from Truth In American Education…