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Feds to parents: ‘We are your equals’

OneNewsNow.com March 8, 2016 at 6:55 am


The federal government is making it clear to parents through a recently released declaration that it is best suited to “help” children and families.

The draft policy document was released in December by the United States Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, outlining their primary role in the development of the nation’s children.

“It is the position of the Departments that all early childhood programs and schools recognize families as equal partnersin improving children’s development, learning and wellness across all settings, and over the course of their children’s developmental and educational experiences,” the declaration issued by the federal agencies reads.

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My State of the Union Address

by John Stossel
President Obama fulfilled his constitutional duty and gave his report on the state of the union last night.

John Stossel

Here’s mine:

We’re in deep trouble.

You know why. Our debt has passed $14 trillion, and yet our current spending plans will make that worse. The U.S. debt will reach Greek levels in just 10 years.

But do not despair. If we make reasonable cuts to what government spends, our economy can grow us out of our debt. Cutting doesn’t just make economic sense, it is also the moral thing to do. Henry David Thoreau had it right when he “accepted(ed) the motto … that government is best which governs least.”

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