Partisan School Board Elections Resolution Passes

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the GOP state delegates passed a resolution at convention asking GOP legislators to enact partisan school board elections for both the state school board and local school board members. Though there was no definitive tally made, visual estimates put the passing vote between 75-85% of delegates in attendance. The resolution … Continue reading Partisan School Board Elections Resolution Passes

State GOP Resolution on Partisan School Board Elections

This resolution will be presented and voted on at the state GOP convention on 4/26/14. It is being attacked by the education establishment who misunderstands the point of partisan elections is to find people of principle by looking closely at candidates who are running for office, not creating a partisan atmosphere of contention. There is … Continue reading State GOP Resolution on Partisan School Board Elections

Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Common Core Coercion

On Senator Mike Lee’s website we find this awesome news about a resolution denouncing the Obama administrations coercion of states using Common Core. http://www.lee.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/press-releases?ID=19eb6b2b-762e-4945-8462-a089fc08c81c Feb 05 2014 Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Obama Administration’s Coercion of States with Common Core WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) will introduce a resolution strongly denouncing the Obama … Continue reading Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Common Core Coercion

Utah GOP Resolution on Common Core State Standards and Assessments

This document is a submitted resolution for the Utah GOP state delegates to adopt at the May 2013 state convention. It was being prepared prior to the time the RNC unanimously passed a national resolution against Common Core. Please share this with your friends and neighbors and especially your state GOP delegates. If there is … Continue reading Utah GOP Resolution on Common Core State Standards and Assessments

RNC Unanimously Passes Anti-Common Core Resolution

It’s being reported that the Republican National Committee just unanimously passed an anti-Common Core resolution in their Spring meeting in Los Angeles, CA. This is a significant development which will help encourage other states to follow suit. There is a resolution which will come up at the state GOP convention in May here in Utah, … Continue reading RNC Unanimously Passes Anti-Common Core Resolution

Common Core’s Role in Hot State School Board Race

Originally posted at https://whatiscommoncore.wordpress.com/2016/09/15/common-cores-role-in-hot-state-school-board-race/. Posted with permission. Senate President Niederhauser and House Speaker Hughes The State School Board race has never drawn much attention before. But this year, the Salt Lake Tribune reported, businesses and even top-tier elected officials are personally campaigning and fundraising for and against certain candidates. Yesterday’s headline was: “Niederhauser and Hughes ask … Continue reading Common Core’s Role in Hot State School Board Race