Quote of the day

“Medicare was 10 times more expensive than first forecast and a part of Medicaid cost 17 times more than taxpayers were led to believe. No wonder the American people do not trust Congress and its supposed forecasting experts.” Andrew Quinlan, president, Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation, in a new report claiming government-run health care…

US Chamber – Kentucky flunks on removing ineffective teachers

The US Chamber of Commerce’s new report, “Leaders and Laggards, A State-by-State Report Card on Education Innovation” takes a dim view of Kentucky’s policies for removing ineffective teachers from the state’s classrooms. The Chamber awarded us an overall grade of “F” for our performance on these teacher policies. That is no surprise. Kentucky doesn’t even…