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Obama Education Speech

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Obama: Don't Tell Me We Can Afford A Government Shutdown But Not School

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama spent Friday hanging out with students at Pathways in Technology Early College High School, before telling them the...

Obama Boston-Bound With Education, Fundraising On Tap

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — Placing a limit on his own willingness to slice spending, President Barack Obama issued a not-too-veiled warning at Republican budget c...

Obama Calls For Education "Wake-Up Call"

The Chronicle | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Hours before he announced a compromise with GOP lawmakers on a package deal aimed at bolstering the economy, President Barack Obama emphasized America...

Getting Geeky With It: LIVE From the Gov 2.0 Summit

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

Dr. Mark Drapeau encourages a DIO approach, or "Do It Ourselves," taking data provided by the government and using it to solve our problems.

Two Great Speeches, Two Very Different Messages

Jason Saltoun-Ebin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jason Saltoun-Ebin

See if you can guess which quotation came from Ronald Reagan's speech in 1998, and which quotation came from Barack Obama's speech on education.

No Excuses

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Vines

President Obama's speech about education reminded me what is best about this president, and offered yet another glimmer of hope as to what he can still accomplish.

Day of the Living Ozomabies

Jim Watkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Watkins

Of course Obama wasn't going to come right out and be specific about how he would turn his innocent listeners into extras from Children of the Corn VII: The Liberal Agenda. He said it all in code.

Education Secretary: Furor Over Obama Speech 'Silly' (VIDEO)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Education Secretary Arne Duncan says the furor surrounding President Barack Obama's speech this week to the nation's school children is ...

Obama School Speech Conspiracies Endorsed By Republicans

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday dismissed as pointless the furor over President Barack Obama's plan to deliver a televised back-to-school...

Rick Perry: Obama Speech "Disturbing," But Don't Skip School

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

APRIL CASTRO, AP -- Gov. Rick Perry called President Barack Obama's plan to speak to the nation's school children about the importance of education "d...