It's not every day that Democrats and Republicans get to shake their fist in the same direction. That honor goes to Education Sec. Arne Duncan whose insult against "white, suburban moms" has sparked outrage from the tea party to teachers unions.
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The fact that over-testing is corrupting our classrooms is a self-evident truth to teachers, parents and administrations.
We turn today to one of New York State's oldest oxymorons: Albany ethics. Governor Cuomo has sent an ethics package to the Senate and the Assembly, and is speaking up for it on a statewide tour.
When New York finds itself short of revenue, will we start attacking bus drivers for having decent retirement benefits? The answers will tell us whose side our elected representatives are really on.
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