Some good news for gloomy progressives
Killing D.C. vouchers
Chancellor Michelle Rhee got a kick in the teeth Friday, when congressional Democrats moved to kill her favored D.C. school-voucher program.
Change is in the air…
Paul Krugman offers a balanced view of Obama’s stimulus package and then concludes, “this is budgeting we can believe in.”
Elections have consequences. President Obama’s new budget represents a huge break, not just with the policies of the past eight years, but with policy trends over the past 30 years.
Of course, the two big ifs are: 1) getting the U.S. out of Iraq and, 2) learning from the Russians and not getting into an even worse mess in Afghanistan.
Sebelius is named to lead HHSI like her. She supports keeping the public in public education. In fact, I wrongly predicted that she would be picked for ed secretary. Shows you what I know. But I do know that the wing-nuts hate her so she can’t be too bad. She also went out on a limb and backed Obama over Clinton in the primaries.