From the daily archives: Monday, January 30, 2012

Governor Kasich received approval from the General Assembly to pack up the family truckster and head to Wells Academy in Steubenville to deliver Ohio’s State of the State address.  And make no mistake, Wells Academy and Steubenville are more than deserving of receiving accolades for their student achievement scores, but Kasich is certainly an unlikely messenger given his push to overhaul public education, especially his disdain for public school teachers.  

Wells Academy and the Steubenville City Schools, however, were just too much of a political pawn for Kasich to ignore as he still seeks to enact major changes in […]

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The Equal Rights Amendment passed Congress in 1972 and went to the states for ratification. The amendment simply says:

Section 1. Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

Section 2. The Congress shall have the power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article.

Section 3. This amendment shall take effect two years after the date of ratification

Simple. To the point. Women have the same rights as men and Congress can pass laws to guarantee they do. Seems pretty basic. […]

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