HR 5

Keep Calling – Urge Your Representative to VOTE NO on HR 5 and Urge Your Senator to VOTE NO on S 227

March 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

Does it matter that testing agencies want to collect “data from your child? Last week I wrote about some of the problems with H.R. 5, or the so-called “Student Success Act.”  Although from what I have read, some of the language that alarmed me is current law, I was – and still am – concerned about the proposed bill’s establishment of the office of “obmudsman”.  My chief complaint is that this [Read More ... ]

“Your calls, e-mails & tweets made a difference!”

February 27, 2015 // 3 Comments

CONFIRMED: Reauthorization of #NoChildLeftBehind (#HR5) has been pulled from consideration. Your calls, emails & tweets made a difference! — Justin Amash (@repjustinamash) February 27, 2015 You did it!  A few short hours ago, Representative Justin Amash (R-MI) tweeted that HR 5 had been “… pulled from consideration.”  Thank You to everyone who took the time to call, e-mail, and/or tweet (or did all three) to [Read More ... ]