New transparency feature

A new transparency feature was added to FreedomKentucky.org today. If you go to the front page you can find an icon called “help force government transparency”. Just like the “be heard” link we posted yesterday this function allows you to share information about where government is wasting money and/or not being held accountable. Remember, transparency…

Board of Education adopts fuzzier weighting for new state assessment program

Could adversely impact validity and reliability significantly The Kentucky Department of Education just announced action by the Kentucky Board of Education to change important weighting of various assessment elements that will be used in the states new public school assessment and accountability system. This new assessment is scheduled to replace the state’s defunct CATS assessment,…

Will ‘Mediscare’ tactic work?

Congressional leftists claim Congressman Paul Ryan’s plan “ends Medicare as we know it.” But, as conservative columnist and talk-show host Leland Conway suggests: “perhaps they don’t want you to know what ‘Medicare as we know it’ really is. Put simply, Medicare will be broke in less than a decade if we don’t address it now.”…