Following The Money: Origins Of Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Program

DC Gazette 9/13/2014

Somehow, we all knew this had to be lurking in the background somewhere when it comes to Michelle Obama and the inedible school lunch disaster:

Moochelle Obama has been working the food circuit since 2005, when she (because of her vast experience as a nutritional expert) was named to the corporate board […]

Arne On Tour: Teachers are Too White, Too Poor, Too Female

Blake Neff The Libertarian Republic 09 Sep 2014

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, embarking on a bus tour across the country since taking office, said Monday that the U.S. needs a higher-paid teaching force with with more minorities and men in it.

The tour, Duncan’s fifth annual one since taking office, opened in Atlanta on […]

Sen. Mike Lee: ‘Common Core standards will be the ObamaCare of education’

Victor Skinner EAGnews.org 9/2/2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Mike Lee and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal have a message for Big Government: stop meddling in local education decisions.

“As a U.S. Senator, I’ve seen the federal government make a mess of everything it touches,” Lee, a Republican from Utah, wrote in a recent email sent […]

Jindal Sues Obama Admin Over Common Core

Maria Santos The Washington Free Beacon 8/27/2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R.) filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration over Common Core Wednesday, arguing that the government’s role in pushing the standards on states threatened states’ rights and abused federal funds.

Although proponents of the standards depict them as “a state-led effort,” states adopted the […]

Education Department memo orders schools to take in illegal alien kids

Rick Moran American Thinker 8/14/2014

School districts across the country are being sent a memo from the Department of Education that instructs them to admit children regardless of their or their parents’ actual or perceived national origin, citizenship, or immigration status.” It also says that all kids “are entitled to equal access to a public […]

Look who’s being paid by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to cover Common Core

Twitchy 7/13/2014

…Wow. Here’s a link to the Gates-subsidized NBCNews.com article. There is no indication that it’s an advertisement or advertorial. It appears to be a bona fide news story written by a bona fide reporter (Nona Willis Aronowitz). Here it is featured along with NBC News’ other articles on its education page…

…It’s no […]