Tag: education issues


Burr to Be Senate’s Top Republican on Education

February 1, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Senator Richard Burr, from North Carolina, expects to be named Lamar Alexander’s successor as the Senate’s top Republican on the education committee, a source familiar with the senator’s thinking said Friday. A press release from Patty Murray of Washington, the […]


Democratic presidential hopefuls on 9 key education issues

July 8, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Vying for an endorsement from the nation’s largest labor union, 10 Democratic presidential candidates responded to educators’ questions on issues ranging from charter schools to gun violence Friday during a National Education Association (NEA) forum. “They came to listen to […]