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Republican Candidates Want The Federal Government Out Of Crucial Area

AP | KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — When it comes to education, the Republican field of presidential candidates has a unified stance: Get the federal government out of...

A Serious Step Backward

Jack Jennings | Posted 12.24.2011 | Education
Jack Jennings

Republican presidential candidates are pushing the federal government out of education because of pressures from the Tea Party and other very conservative Republicans. But they do so at peril to the country.

Where Do Republican Presidential Candidates Stand on Education?

Sarah Butrymowicz | Posted 08.16.2012 | Education
Sarah Butrymowicz

As they've made known their views about everything from health care and taxes to abortion and gay marriage, education has thus far been overlooked as a big-ticket issue. But that doesn't mean the leading candidates don't have opinions -- or track records.

Pawlenty: Give States Flexibility On Education

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WASHINGTON — Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Monday cautioned business executives that the United States cannot succeed if its education policy l...