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By: Eric Giunta | Posted: September 14, 2012 3:55 AM
America is shocked and righteously indignant over the murder of United States ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, and three other Americans on Tuesday, the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
 
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By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: September 13, 2012 3:55 AM
As states across the country move toward a systemic revamping of their educational assessment programs, it is a good time to evaluate how states use learning assessments and whether they can be better transformed as teaching/learning tools. 
 
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By: Matt Towery | Posted: September 13, 2012 3:55 AM

Sept. 11, 2012, seemed like it was going to be another solemn day to remember the events of Sept. 11, 2001.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: September 12, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- One of the great fallacies of politics -- and life -- is that one must be liked to be effective.
 
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By: James Sherk | Posted: September 11, 2012 3:55 AM
Unexpectedly weak job growth was not the most troubling part of the August jobs report. Nor was the drop in wages, painful as it is. The most daunting aspect is the continued drop in labor-force participation.
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 11, 2012 3:55 AM
What is Bibi Netanyahu up to?
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 10, 2012 3:55 PM

Digital Domain Media Group's collapse last week made victims of all Florida taxpayers. To the tune of $20 million. But few of those taxpayers will feel the pinch quite as directly as the long-suffering citizens of Port St. Lucie. 

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 10, 2012 3:55 AM
The consensus on Barack Obama's acceptance speech Thursday night, and in effect on the Democratic National Convention as a whole, is that it was a bust.
 
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By: Doug Tuthill | Posted: September 10, 2012 3:55 AM
Teacher tenure, performance pay and standardized tests often drive the Florida public education debate, but the quietest revolution may well be the growing legion of parents who now choose their children’s schools. 
 
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By: George Will | Posted: September 8, 2012 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- With two extravagant entertainments under way, it is instructive to note the connection between the presidential election and the college football season: Barack Obama represents progressivism, a doctrine whose many blemishes on American life include universities as football factories, which progressivism helped to create.

 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: September 8, 2012 3:55 AM
Nominating Barack Obama as the candidate of the liberal party for president, Bill Clinton dwelled upon the need for “cooperation.”

 
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By: Scott Rasmussen | Posted: September 7, 2012 9:00 AM

Mercifully, the political conventions have ended.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 7, 2012 3:55 AM
You've got to hand it to Democratic Party fundraisers. They don't care who they let walk their donkey. 
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 7, 2012 3:55 AM
The authors of the Democratic platform have inadvertently revealed to the world the sea change that has taken place in that party we once knew.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 6, 2012 3:55 AM
"One question, Mr. President," read the words on the front cover of this week's Economist, behind a silhouette of the back of Barack Obama's head, "just what would you do with another four years?"
 
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By: Jeb Bush | Posted: September 6, 2012 3:55 AM
I’m concerned about our country’s competitive drive. Economists of all stripes call for skilled workers as the essential ingredient of a strong and growing economy.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 5, 2012 3:55 AM

Julian Castro and Marco Rubio are both silver-tongued young Hispanics, both rising stars in their parties who feel touched by the hand of destiny.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: September 5, 2012 3:55 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Much ponderous, chin-stroking analysis has followed the Republican National Convention's un-highlight -- the 10-minute monologue by the erstwhile Dirty Harry/Blondie/Rowdy Yates when Clint Eastwood conversed with an empty chair.
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: September 4, 2012 3:55 AM

Americans elected a stranger as president in 2008. 
 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: September 4, 2012 3:55 AM
After reading Barack Obama's book "Dreams from My Father," it became painfully clear that he has not been searching for the truth, because he assumed from an early age that he had already found the truth -- and now it was just a question of filling in the details and deciding how to change things.
 
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