N.H. Gubernatorial Hopefuls Stuck on Education Funding
- Poll: Education Tops List Of Voters' Concerns. Sack, Joetta L.; Robelen, Erik W. // Education Week;02/23/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 24, p28
Discusses a survey which revealed that voters for the year 2000 election in United States prioritize education for additional federal funding. Some specific education goals; Advice for political candidates when it comes to federal education policy; Suggestion that federal dollars be sent to...
- N.H. Gubernatorial Hopefuls Spar Over Higher Ed. // Community College Week;8/5/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 26, p3
Deals with the role of the debate over how to finance primary and secondary schools in New Hampshire, in the 2002 gubernatorial elections. Amount requested by the University System of New Hampshire for capital improvements; Views of the gubernatorial candidates on the issue.
- Simon Favors In-State Tuition for Some Illegal Aliens. Jeffrey, Terence P. // Human Events;8/26/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 32, p4
Reports on the decision of California's Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Simon to allow illegal aliens to pay discounted tuition fees. Information on a law enacted by former U.S. President Bill Clinton in 1996 which prohibit states from offering benefits to illegal aliens that they did...
- Tuition tax credit issue could be key to winning state office. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;6/14/2004, Vol. 33 Issue 51, p24
Relates the hesitancy of political candidates on the issue of school voucher programs in Utah in 2004. Statements issued by candidates Jon Huntsman, Jr. and Nolan Karras on the issue; Information on the Carson Smith bill.
- Barnett v. Sebelius. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/8/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32440, p33
The article reports that State Senator Jim Barnett has defeated six opponents to win the Republican primary for Kansas governor. In the election, he will face Democratic Governor Kathleen Sebelius. Barnett has criticized the incumbent governor in his victory speech for failing to propose a...
- Edgar compromise on hold as Chicago crisis lingers. Harp, Lonnie // Education Week;11/10/93, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p8
Reports on the decision of Chicago, Illinois lawmakers to postpone talks about the proposed compromise on the school-finance issue until after Governor Jim Edgar announces his re-election bid. Budget short fall of the school district; Features of Edgar's plan; Opposition of the plan by...
- Education Is an Important, but Slippery, Issue in This Election Year. Lewis, Anne C. // Phi Delta Kappan;May84, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p587
Reports on issues concerning education in the United States. Opposition of the Democrats to the policies of President Ronald Reagan administration toward education; Specific campaign of political candidates in the election for education; Federal leadership in education; Education finance.
- SPUN from the WEB. // Caribbean Business;8/19/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 35, p62
Presents news briefs related to business in Puerto Rico as of August 2004. Appointment of William Vazquez Irizarry as the secretary of justice; Political propaganda of gubernatorial candidate Pedro Rossello; Increase in federal education funding received by Puerto Rico.
- Dukakis Unveils Drug-Education Proposal. R. R. W.; J. M. // Education Week;11/9/1988, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p5
The article reports that the U.S. presidential candidate Michael S. Dudakis has unveiled his proposals of a 400 million-dollar grant to help schools get rid of drugs. If ever Dudakis is elected as the new president, and he will push through with what he has pledged, the budget will entail a 60...