From the daily archives: Wednesday, December 9, 2015

“Curiouser and Curiouser”!

We’re all familiar with the classic exclamation in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, published in 1865. Now we’re finding out in a breaking story that the term curiouser and curiouser is a phrase that might perfectly describe the present state of the Dark Side, aka Charterdom or Charterland, exactly 150 years after we were introduced to the original Wonderland.

On December 9, at the National Press Club, it was announced that the Republic of Turkey has retained the international law firm Amsterdam & Partners to assist in an investigation of the Gulen charter school […]

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Former National Economic Council Director Gene Sperling, who has served both Presidents Clinton and Obama, joined Hillary Clinton’s National Press Secretary Brian Fallon on a conference call Tuesday with reporters to talk about the former Secretary of State’s plan to revitalize U.S. manufacturing should she be elected president next year.

The plan features a “Manufacturing Renaissance Tax Credit” [MRTC] that would be a new driver for investments in communities that are at risk of a downward spiral following factory closures that result in job losses, Clinton pre-call press said. The plan would double funding for the Manufacturing […]

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