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Education Reform

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and Energy

Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?

10/12/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities and Education

When it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.

10/11/2012

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Ed. Sec. To Discuss Education Reform In St. Paul

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan will be in Minnesota this week to talk about the planned overhaul of the nation’s most important education law, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

05/29/2011

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bush Tutors Lawmakers In Fla. Education Reforms

The lessons learned from a system of education reforms that improved low test scores and dismal graduation rates in Florida schools could benefit Minnesota, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush told Minnesota lawmakers Tuesday.

04/26/2011

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty addresses the Waukee Arera Chamber of Commerce annual dinner while touring to promote his new book, "Courage to Stand," at the Marriott Hotel January 30, 2011 in West Des Moines, Iowa. Pawlenty is eyeing a run for the GOP presidential nomination and has made several trips to Iowa, which will be holding its famous "first in the nation" caucus in about a year. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Pawlenty: Florida Missed Chance To Lead In Education

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who’s considering a run for the White House, told Republican lawmakers Wednesday they’ll be national leaders in education reform if they finally put into law a teacher merit pay bill former that Gov. Charlie Crist vetoed last year.

02/16/2011

9/28/10 Chad Hartman 12pm Hour

In his first hour on Tuesday, Chad and the guys talked about the Monday night football game and what it means for the Vikings… Then they discussed the President’s education address yesterday and whether extending […]

09/28/2010