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BRIAN HOWEY: Daniels era has obliterated Indiana Democrats

BRIAN HOWEY: Daniels era has obliterated Indiana Democrats

From a political perspective, the decade-long "Mitch Daniels era" has been devastating for Indiana Democrats.

December 23, 2012 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Teach unions don't act in students' interest

GUEST COMMENTARY: Teach unions don't act in students' interest

Despite a stated interest in professionalism and student achievement, American teachers unions have been unable or unwilling to wean themselves from dependence on government privilege, much of it exclusive. And as a result, their existence and welfare as an organization take precedence over …

July 21, 2012 12:00 am
ANDREA NEAL: ISTA is still crying wolf over education reforms

ANDREA NEAL: ISTA is still crying wolf over education reforms

In Chicago, teachers are poised to go on strike over a pay metric they think is unfair, longer school days they’d rather not work, and class sizes they consider unreasonable.

June 06, 2012 12:00 am
Farm Bureau donates books to Lowell school

Farm Bureau donates books to Lowell school

LOWELL | Lake County Farm Bureau donated "Corn in the Story of Agriculture" and "Corn on A-Z" books to  Three Creeks Elementary School in honor of National Read Across America Day and National Agriculture Day.

May 23, 2012 12:00 am

GUEST COMMENTARY: Decades of Hoosier school choice threatened by unions

For decades, Indiana's school-choice programs have helped send Hoosier students to the colleges of their choice and provided school books and bus transportation for children in private schools. Never before have programs like these been challenged on constitutional grounds. Until now.

November 30, 2011 12:00 am
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