Nebraska Senate Candidates Have Different Takes On Border Crisis

(Watchdog.org) LINCOLN, Neb. — Before the primary election, Republican Senate nominee Ben Sasse’s opponents…

Wis. Gov. Scott Walker Calls for Common Core Repeal

Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) called on the Wisconsin State Legislature to pass legislation next session to repeal the Common Core State Standards.

Federal judge puts NH buffer zone law on hold

A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of a New Hampshire law…

Lawsuit filed against NH “buffer zone”

In the wake of a Supreme Court decision striking down a Massachusetts…

SCOTUS Makes Right Decision on Buffer Zone Law for the Wrong Reason

New Hampshire’s buffer zone law is based on a Massachusetts law that…

Taxpayers Could Pay for Referendums That Help Wisconsin Dems, Some Say

(Watchdog.org) Milwaukee, WI – Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele is calling on…

Texas AG Greg Abbott: Schools Must Not Use Common Core

Texas Attorney General & Republican Gubernatorial Candidate, Greg Abbott, confirmed that Texas public schools must not use the Common Core State Standards.

Cheeseheads Can Rejoice as FDA Cuts the Cheese Rhetoric

(Watchdog.org)  Madison, WI – If the Obama administration seriously thought it could…

Big Bucks Back Push to Hike Nebraska’s Minimum Wage

(Watchdog.org) The folks behind a statewide push to raise Nebraska’s minimum wage…

Kansas Legislators Split on Local Control

(Watchdog.org) Topeka, KS – They say politics makes strange bedfellows, and this…

Wisconsin Grassroots Blast Gov. Walker, Legislators on Common Core

45 Wisconsin grassroots leaders signed an open letter to Gov. Scott Walker and State Legislators blasting their lack on action on the Common Core.

Few Illinois Teachers Feel Completely Ready for Common Core

Fewer than two in 10 teachers in Illinois say they’re completely ready for Common Core, despite Illinois being in its 4th year of the new learning standards.

Governor Pat Quinn Believes College and Career-Readiness Begins at Birth

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn declares that “college and career-readiness” starts for children at birth further extending government reach to a younger age.

Illinois Voters Favor Term Limits According to New Poll

(Watchdog.org) Springfield, IL – There are nearly 80 news faces in the…