August 21, 2015
by Joseph Ricciotti | August 21, 2015 3:40pm
There is a test and punish fixation in public education today that is an outgrowth of the education policies of the present U.S. Education Secretary, Arne Duncan.
by Susan Bigelow | August 21, 2015 5:30am
August 14, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 14, 2015 2:07pm
July 21, 2015
by Kiernan Majerus-Collins | July 21, 2015 10:29am
The first debate of the 2016 presidential election is just weeks away, and I for one am looking forward to it.
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July 10, 2015
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 10, 2015 12:00pm
I’ve been commenting privately for years that the unions don’t need the Koch Brothers to destroy them — they are doing a good job of that themselves by working against the interests of their own rank-and-file membership. I speak in particular of AFT President Randi Weingarten, who reportedly pulled in an AFT income of over half a million dollars in 2014, while the average teacher salary in the United States has declined by 2.3 percent since 2000 to $56,689.
Tags: AFT Connecticut, Randi Weingarten, Dan Malloy, unions, dh
June 29, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2015 9:43pm
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke about trickle-down economics and also offered her thoughts on some of the Republican presidential candidates Monday to about 1,300 Democrats at the party’s largest fundraiser of the year.
June 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 23, 2015 10:55pm
The youngest of the three candidates for Republican Party Chairman walked away Tuesday with the endorsement of the 72-member Republican State Central Committee at Nuchie’s in Bristol.
June 22, 2015
by Kiernan Majerus-Collins | June 22, 2015 9:59am
MANCHESTER, N.H. — As you might expect, a lot of Donald Trump’s supporters are a lot like “The Donald” himself. They are loud, rude, ignorant racists — so of course I traveled three hours to New Hampshire in order to hang out with them.
June 12, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | June 12, 2015 5:30am
June 8, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 8, 2015 1:13am