Paul, the Tea Party favorite who won election last November, has promised to introduce 100 amendments, including a complete repeal of No Child Left Behind. That could significantly slow down the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.
His approach seeks to reduce the federal government’s role in education and return control to local communities. Earlier today he visited Heritage to share his strategy and explain why he compares No Child Left Behind to Obamacare.
Paul also addressed the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protest in New York and similar demonstrations taking place across America. He warned of the “mob mentality” on display and the “lurking danger” of the movement.
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES I’ve about had it with Trump supporters. They’re happy to tell you Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina and others just “weren’t good enough to win” and that any of their losses is completely their fault. But when the talk shifts to the general election suddenly they’re all like, “We need to unite behind Trump | Read More »
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES “What a day it has been,” Jake Tapper remarks at the beginning of CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper.” He ain’t kidding. He then goes on in his opening statement, “every time you think this race could not get any more ludicrous, it does.” And while other networks and anchors are making outrageous statements like, “is Ted Cruz becoming | Read More »
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Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES CNN is reporting that Indiana exit polls show voters believe the primary has divided the party but, overall, it has been fair. This is the kind of news that is good for Ted Cruz since it has been the “rigging the primary” drumbeat of Trumpkins up to this point and it seems, by early indications anyway, that that line of thinking | Read More »
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES There are many open threads like it, but this one is ours. Plan your post-apocalypse survival and escape routes. Share your stories about who has become a zombie and which microwaves and computers have revolted. Or make your predictions for who will win and who will lose and who should drop out and go back to Ohio at long | Read More »