Chicago Schools a Microcosm of Obama’s Next Term

If you want to know what an Obama second term will be like, all you have to do is look at the Chicago school strike: Out-of-control state workers who are demanding more money when the graduation rate is about 60 percent and we are in a deep recession. Here’s what Rahm Emanuel said: “For the first time on record, Chicago Public Schools have achieved higher than a 60 percent graduation rate.” To be exact, it was 60.6 percent, and for this there was a celebration. Keep in mind that this is a Read more […]