When the OECD releases the PISA report every three years, many people use the ranking to claim public education in the U.S. is failing and push their corporate education reform agenda. But looking at...
One by one nine couples — seven same-sex and two heterosexual — walked down the marble staircase at City Hall early today to be married by Newark Mayor Cory Booker early today.
"It is officially past midnight, marriage is equal in New Jersey," Booker told the crowd to kick off the ceremony.
As Booker was marrying the first couple, Joseph Panessidi and Orville Bell, someone attempted to....
The gross U.S. debt is $16.7 trillion today, composed of $11.9 trillion in debt held by the public and $4.8 trillion in intra-governmental holdings. (For further details, see the ARUSA article on federal debt and deficit.)
This comes out to about $53,000 for every inhabitant of the United States, including children, the elderly, the unemployed, and others with limited ability to work and few....
On Disrupt with Karen Finney, Demos Senior Fellow Spencer Overton discussed the potential impact of McCutcheon v. FEC. In particular, he looked to the fact that individual contributions of up to $3.5 million in an election cycle invite corruption.
Read more at Demos here..
Do you live “in the bubble,” far removed from your middle and working class countrymen?
AEI Scholar and author of “Coming Apart” Charles Murray developed a quiz that can determine if users are culturally isolated from American culture at large — which may help explain the chasm between the elites and the average American.
Read more at The Daily Caller..
The official enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act's "transformative" health care reforms - aka Obamacare - goes into effect on Tuesday October 1.
Here are the five biggest things you need to know..