November 2011

When an Increase is a Cut

When an Increase is a Cut

For more than thirty years, official education policy has been “more money means better education.” And taxpayers have dutifully increased spending by a whopping percentage; per pupil spending on public education has doubled just over the last decade. Of course, they...

Three things to be thankful for in Texas

There are a lot of reasons to be thankful to live in Texas today.  The wide open spaces, Friday night football, the lack of bitter cold.  I could go on and make a whole huge list, but I’ll leave that to Gary P. Nunn.  After all, this is a political space, and...