It’s been a stupendous year for politicians making asses of themselves with dumb comments.
We’re thinking of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer telling reporters at a press briefing that the Trump Administration is dumping some people because they don’t rise to the president’s “high standards “. Before this nightmare is over, that one should be bronzed in the corridors of history.
And how should we respond when Rep.Steve King of Iowa, who lives in the closeted corner of his state where even emails from the East Coast can’t easily reach It. This was the congressman who gave us, “We […]Full Story... →
The New York Times outed one of Columbus consultant Mark Weaver’s shady pro-charter school groups more than five years ago.
Like so many of the online charter chains, The Times found that K12 Schools did a terrible job of educating kids — but a magnificent job of enriching investors. It also found a pattern of smarmy tactics employed to try and discredit champions of charter school reform.
One such champion: Ohio legislator Stephen Dyer.
The Times has the details:
Former State Representative Stephen Dyer became suspicious when members of the benignly named organization My School, My Choice paraded through his northeastern […]Full Story... →
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