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2014 Education Recap: The Good, The Bad, The Reformy

2014 Education Recap: The Good, The Bad, The Reformy
2014 was a watershed year for public education. While there were plenty of knuckle-headed 'reform' policies and decisions, there were also some big wins, a lot of small victories and the beginnings of a shift in public opinion. So, let's take a walk down memory lane and look back on the good, the bad and the 'reformy'.
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The 12 Days of a Capitalist Christmas

On the fourth day a food pantry gave me FOUR dollars worth of food. That's about what food stamp recipients get each day through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). To pay for rent and utilities, a family of three gets $400 per month from Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), which comes to about FOUR dollars a day per person.
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Santa Claus Appears on Fox News to Discuss the 'War on Christmas'

Every year, Fox News devotes hours and hours of coverage to the so-called "War on Christmas." It's a big topic for Bill O'Reilly, who has devoted more time talking about the "War on Christmas" than he has actual wars. Thursday morning, Fox and Friends took Fox's "War on Christmas" coverage up a notch by welcoming an expert to discuss the growing secularization of America's culture...Santa Claus.
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Rush Limbaugh: Tis the Season to Blame the Homeless for CT Shootings

It's time for Random Rush! This Christmas season, Rush asks you to hate on the homeless because the Newtown, Connecticut shootings are somehow their fault.
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