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Zach Carter

Elizabeth Warren Has Had It With The SEC's Aid To Wall Street Lawbreakers | Zach Carter | Posted 06.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) sent a letter to Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White on Tuesday, criticizing White's ...

Waivers, Blueprints and Reform: The Future of Educational Policy

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 11.28.2013 | Black Voices
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

Kids are taught from infancy that every person is special - that each child has his or her own talents and strengths to bring the world. Yet K-12 educ...

Catherine New

Post-Sandy Borrowers Face Uncertain Credit Help Due To Bank's Murky Policies | Catherine New | Posted 11.14.2012 | Money

Karen Sposato is one of the lucky homeowners in Breezy Point, N.Y., a community ravaged by Hurricane Sandy and the devastating fires that followed -- ...

Foods So Spicy You Need A Waiver

Posted 12.28.2011 | Home

There are two kinds of spicy foods: the kind people eat for pleasure, because the heat makes the food taste good, and the kind that people can really ...

ObamaFlex: Too Much Tight, Too Light on Loose

Michael J. Petrilli | Posted 11.28.2011 | Education
Michael J. Petrilli

ObamaFlex is in need of improvement. Some additional vetting -- via the Congressional process perhaps? -- might make it ready for primetime. Too bad the Administration took that option off the table.

'No Child Left Behind' Waivers Don't Equal Change

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 10.09.2011 | Education
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Robyn Gee Ask any teacher and they mi...

Joy Resmovits

Reforming No Child Left Behind -- With Or Without Congress | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.08.2011 | Education

As students head back to school, the Obama administration is using executive power in an unprecedented move to circumvent a congressional standstill o...

Joy Resmovits

States Seek Waivers In Light Of More Schools Deemed 'Failing' Under NCLB | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.04.2011 | Education

Despite a rise in test scores, 84 percent of Missouri's schools failed to make "adequate yearly progress," according to a report released by the state...

The Well Is Capped, But BP Saga Continues

Gibson Vance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gibson Vance

It's important to remember that BP is not showing magnanimity by participating in a compensation program -- fund or no fund, they are legally obligated to pay for damages caused by their explosion and spill.

How Far You've Fallen, Manny Ramirez

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

He's playing well past his prime yet still commands the media attention he once had, a troubling combination. The bottom line is: what does Manny think he's got left to prove with this change of setting?