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Help Betsy Help Students: Fight the NEA

Katie Kieffer, Watch out—Betsy DeVos is President Trump’s right-hand woman on educational reform—and she’s ready to drain the teachers’ union swamp. Beginning with the biggest: the National Education Association (NEA). “Shame! Shame! Shame!” protesters chanted as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made her first public visit to a U.S. public school, Jefferson Middle School Academy, in

A Major Infrastructure Investment Needed and Skilled Labor

President-elect Donald Trump would like to push $1 trillion in infrastructure spending through Congress, as a way to boost productivity and create jobs. But will there be enough skilled workers to take on those projects? A brief by Trump policy advisers Wilbur Ross and Peter Navarro cites infrastructure jobs as a possible cure for higher