Jindal Struggles with Common Core

This ruckus over Common Core, silly and sad as it’s been, has still served the public good in a couple of ways. It has given me and my journalistic colleagues something to write about on a slow week. And it has caused more people to know and discuss the most important thing going on in […]

What’s Next For Budget Reform Coalition?

For starters, the organization will continue to be referred to as the Fiscal Hawks, whether its membership likes it or not. “It’s funny,” said Rep. John Schroder, R-Covington. “We never asked to be called that.” Secondly, the coalition may be inching toward a 2014 agenda that includes the drafting of their own appropriations bills, including […]

What’s Next for the Budget Reform Coalition?

For starters, the organization will continue to be referred to as the Fiscal Hawks, whether its membership likes it or not. “It’s funny,” said Rep. John Schroder, R-Covington. “We never asked to be called that.” Secondly, the coalition may be inching toward a 2014 agenda that includes the drafting of their own appropriations bills, including […]