United we pay, divided we save

Sen.-elect Rand Paul has indicated that gridlock isn’t necessarily a bad thing, pointing out that debate is healthy and a divided government is less likely to spend money. As it turns out, Paul is on to something. A recent study by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University shows that on average, divided government increases…

Let the educator whining begin

Fayette County superintendent fussing about finally being held accountable It didn’t take long. The new report on Kentucky’s low-performing school districts has only been out a few hours, but the superintendent of Fayette County is already crying alligator tears about being called to task for low student test scores. It’s sad when the superintendent of…