Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Daily News

Schools Race Has Nation's Attention

The race for three Los Angeles Unified school board seats has drawn more than $4 million in donations - as well as the attention of education leaders nationwide - as the district's powerful unions and the reform movement battle for control of public education.

  full article

Recent Other Voices

Central Texas Bound? - Laylan Copelin and Kirk Ladendorf, Austin Statesman

Californians seem responsive to Texas’ low tax message, especially since the most recent...

Unplugged from Economic Reality - Robert Bryce, New York Post

In his State of the City speech last week, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he wants to add...

NAFTA: Fast Track to Jobs - Mark Mills, Forbes

There is a ast track to more jobs and wealth through expanded trade with just two countries, our...

Politics, Philanthropy and SOTU - Howard Husock, Forbes

The more individualized attention a problem calls for, the less well-suited government is to...