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Joy Resmovits

Education Secretary Duncan: Teachers Don't Want To Work In 'Armed Camps' | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- People who say that teachers want to carry weapons are just pushing "a marketing opportunity," according to U.S. Secretary of Education ...

Obama: Rural Voices Need To Be Heard In Gun Debate

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama urged gun control advocates to listen to views of rural Ameri...

Joy Resmovits

Mississippi Arrests Scores Of Minority Children | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.01.2013 | Chicago

In Holmes County, Miss., a sheriff's car once picked up a 5-year-old. The crime? Wearing shoes with red-and-white symbols, an apparent school dress co...

Right Wing Flips Over Major Obama Move

Salon | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

The right wing has offered a range of reactions to President Obama’s unveiling of a broad gun control plan — including signing 23 executive orders...

White House On School Safety, No School Closure Savings? Ed Tonight

Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.18.2013 | Education
Joy Resmovits

No Closure Cash? A recent trend in urban education has been school closures. New York City recently made headlines for releasing a lengthly list of schools slated to be closed. Philadelphia has made similar news. And Chicago is now deciding which of its "underutilized" schools it will close. A similar thread between all these closures has been the argument that closing schools saves money. But a new study adds to the growing body of evidence that shows this may not actually be true.

Emmeline Zhao

White House School Safety Recommendations Support, But Don't Require, Armed Guards | Emmeline Zhao | Posted 01.16.2013 | Education

President Barack Obama's recommendations in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., elementary school shooting leaves questions about school safety mostly to ...

NRA Lies About Obama's Positions on Handguns, Ammo and Defense

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen C. Rose

By Stephen C. Rose In an extensive analysis, FactCheck has flagged false claims by the National Rifle Association (NRA) in mailers and TV ads. Speci...