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By: Patrick Hedger-Policy Director, American Encore

Summary: Senator Cruz has introduced several amendments to the Senate budget. Included are free speech protections, work requirements for welfare recipients, and regulatory reform.

FEC (#969): Preventing FEC from further internet regulations on political speech. Welfare Reform (#971): ...

By: Patrick Hedger-Policy Director, American Encore

Today Arizona Governor Doug Ducey made a smart move against a dumb system that is failing American students nationwide. Governor Ducey called on the State Board of Education to scrap the controversial “Common Core” standards handed...

By: Patrick Hedger-Policy Director, American Encore

Defenders of Mesa School District’s Superintendent Michael Cowan have sought to discredit the revelation that Cowan only spends half of the district’s money in the classroom and only a dismal one-third on compensating the district’s teachers.

Yvonne Wingett Sanchez of the Arizona Republic reported that according to a Cowan...

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