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Dem Congresswoman’s Chief of Staff Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Brenda Lawrence / Getty Images BY: Jack Heretik /  the Washington Free Beacon. Democratic Rep. Brenda Lawrence's (Mich.) chief of staff has resigned following allegations ...

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Democrat Congressman Accused By 10 Women Of Sexual Harassment Claims He’s The Victim

"(He began) describing different sexual acts that we could do, and I turned him down. And the more I turned ...

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Congresswoman Just Revealed That 2 Current Reps Sexually Harassed Women in Their Office

VICTORIA TAFT |  IJR   Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) dropped a Harvey Weinstein-like bomb on Congress on Tuesday. The congresswoman recently started the Twitter hashtag #MeTooCongress to get information ...

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Mitch McConnell Calls for Ethics Investigation of Senator Bob Menendez

By Jim E |  The Political Insider Today is not a good day for Senate Democrats. First, allegations of sexual misconduct were lodged against Minnesota senator ...

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As Sexual Assault Gains Attention, the Left’s Silence on Bob Menendez Is Deafening

Michelle Malkin / @michellemalkin /The Daily Signal  Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., is on trial for 18 counts of bribery. (Photo: Bill Clark/CQ Roll ...

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Alabama GOP stands behind Moore: 'Alabamians will be the ultimate jury'

© Getty Images BY MALLORY SHELBOURNE/The Hill The Alabama Republican Party said Thursday that it is standing with GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore, despite mounting ...

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KEELY SHARP/Godfather Politics GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore has been accused of sexual harassment. However, it’s extremely coincidental, and Moore denies ...

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D JOLLY/ GREATAMERICANPOLITICS.COM I recently mentioned the difference in media coverage concerning mass shootings in Texas over the same weekend. For a ...

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Analysis: Senate Tax Plan Would Create 925,000 New Jobs, Increase GDP By 3.7%

Sen. Orrin Hatch says proposal would give a family of four a tax cut of $1,400 Getty Images BY: Ali Meyer / the Washington Free ...

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Done the right way, tax reform is a game-changer

Thank you for subscribing to my E-Newsletter! I wanted to reach out to you today to share my column in ...

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EPSD test, test and test again till mastery



Parents watch out! If you thought your children were tested enough in school now, wait until you hear about the district’s newest plans. At the 8/10/2015 school board meeting the Superintendent announced that your kids will now have the opportunity to reach “mastery”. How you may ask? Well, by taking the tests over and over and over until they do.

This may sound strange to hear from the Superintendent since he recently admitted we already have an over-testing problem in the schools.

Also the Superintendent explained how EPSD will have continuous grading throughout the year instead of just quarterly grading. This is a pilot program beginning with the sixth grade in Eyer Middle school.

Changes like this one are an example of how schools keep pushing the “Common Core” standards of student assessment, whereby the schools keep introducing regimes of ever increasing data collection of students, starting with what seems to be the innocuous collection of data assessing the students’ ability to learn. It quickly changes to the collection of endless amounts of personal data through homework assignments asking about personal health/wealth questions of all family members.

Corporations love to know how best to market their products and what better way than through data collection that starts in grade school. If you think that “Common Core” is a questionable program at best and you want to know how to protect your child from all this data collection check out this article.

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