Kentucky joins lawsuit against EPA’s climate-settlement agreement; next step: Pass Bluegrass Institute’s ‘Intrastate Coal and Use Act’

Politico is reporting that Kentucky has joined a lawsuit asking a federal appeals court to declare illegal a 2011 settlement agreement between the EPA, states and environmental groups in which the agency agreed to establish greenhouse gas limits for power plants. “The states … filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit…

Comment on BIPPS ‘Free to Learn’ debate: So … what about KIPP academies and their 93 percent graduation rate, Dr. Solomon?

While Dr. Martin Solomon was pooh-poohing public charter schools in the Bluegrass Institute’s recent published Free to Learn online debate, the highly regarded Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) was congratulating the Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP) for “20 years of serving some of our nation’s most vulnerable children and families.” Some facts about KIPP, the largest…