November 14, 2019

Defense Sec’y Carter says Russia is ‘nuclear saber-rattling’

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a U.S. military changing-of-the-guard ceremony Tuesday to blast Russian aggression in Europe, saying Moscow is “going backward in time” with warlike actions that compel a U.S. military buildup on NATO’s eastern flank. “We do not seek a cold, let alone a hot war with Russia,” Carter […]

Edu Sec’y: Test Scores Embarrassing Because Schools ‘Retooling’ to Common Core

 U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. explains that the just-released dismal National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) test results need to be viewed in light of the seven years of “significant changes” in America’s classrooms due to the Common Core standards. Calling for “patience” as schools continue to implement the “new and higher […]

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