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We began week 4 of testing this week. In the beginning, it was the Measurement of Student Progress, which is the new name for the Washington Assessment of Student Learning. That covered grades 3-6, ...
by fireflynw
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 24, 2011 at 06:51 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Last election day was not a happy one for rural Minnesota democrats... While we won all the statewide offices and our incumbent congress members were re-elected, we lost near a dozen state house ...
by dyna
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2015 at 04:13 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Cross-posted from Asian Pacific Americans for Progress : Law school clinics are programs run by law ...
by rameyko
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 06, 2010 at 12:25 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Disclosure alert - one of the books, Out Loud: The Best of Rainbow Radio , has a piece I wrote on the deceptions and propaganda of the religious right. How very appropriate: From WIS-TV : South ...
by The Author
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 07:51 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The backroom dealings at the Democratic Party of Wisconsin have been intriguing in the wake of the losses in last week's election. As part of these discussions, Assembly Dem Leader Peter Barca was ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 03:38 PM PST with 18 Recommends
It seems to be in the news quite a bit lately, this fella named "Alec". For a long time, I was just sitting out on the porch down here, along the mighty Duck River, wonderin' what all the dust-up ...
by Bud Fields
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Apr 23, 2012 at 04:57 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
We need to get to them, let them know that if they do not support the banning of assault weapons and large clips, if they do not support reasonable gun control we will go after them in the 2014 ...
by Rosalie907
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 06:00 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Minnesota has two special elections coming up on Tuesday, and as the self-proclaimed Minnesota Legislature expert on DKE, I find it my personal duty to fully report on these elections. 14A: Here ...
by OGGoldy
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 11:53 AM PST with 5 Recommends
It's January in America. You know what that means. The busybodies are back!!!! State legislatures across America are reconvening and dreaming up amazing new ways to hijack the personal freedoms ...
by Mark27
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Jan 28, 2008 at 05:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jan 15, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Calls for secession are an effect of the defacto sundering of the nation that has been taking place in America over the past two decades. The secession movement is not about the President's re-...
by doctor o
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Nov 26, 2012 at 05:16 PM PST with 3 Recommends
We generally take it as a given in the United States that politics is all about pointed words rather than pointed jabs, thunderous speeches rather than thunderous shots to the chin, and vigorous ...
by Pragmaticus
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Jul 22, 2009 at 02:56 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
This is actually going to be a summary of blog posts that I have over at RIFuture.org dealing ...
by TPublico
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu May 22, 2008 at 07:03 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
The Republicans sure have a way with words. Name a recent Republican bill in Congress that actually deals with the problem mentioned in the bill's title, as expressed, or even mentions the title ...
by wbramh
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 04:09 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
We laugh about it sometimes. Those of us who live in the State of New York, particularly, perhaps, those of us who have worked for it, or work on legislative issues, have watched as what passes for ...
by Barth
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jun 13, 2009 at 09:01 AM PDT with 1 Recommend