Nonpartisan watchdog confirms Biden student loan scheme to cost taxpayer $400 billion, almost twice what Biden claimed

President Biden’s unilateral decision to cancel up to $20,000 in student loan debt for households earning up to $250,000 will cost American taxpayers $400 billion, according to an analysis today from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). CBO also found that the President’s decision to extend the moratorium on student loan repayments for another four months will cost … Continue reading Nonpartisan watchdog confirms Biden student loan scheme to cost taxpayer $400 billion, almost twice what Biden claimed

Lawsuit filed to stop Biden administration’s unlawful student loan cancellation

Pacific Legal Foundation Tuesday filed suit against the U.S. Department of Education to block its illegal move to cancel more than $500 billion in student loan debt. “Congress did not authorize the executive branch to unilaterally cancel student debt,” said Caleb Kruckenberg, an attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation. “It’s flagrantly illegal for the executive branch … Continue reading Lawsuit filed to stop Biden administration’s unlawful student loan cancellation

Georgia entrepreneur sues over law that unfairly limits childbirth options

Katie Chubb and Augusta Birth Center (ABC) this week filed a federal lawsuit to challenge the state’s Certificate of Need (CON) regulations for freestanding birth centers. These regulations require any new childbirth services to seek the cooperation of their direct competitors in order to secure a license to operate. Despite receiving 150 letters in support … Continue reading Georgia entrepreneur sues over law that unfairly limits childbirth options

Court Victory for Parents Defending Tennessee’s Educational Savings Account Program

Last week the Chancery Court for Davidson County heard a challenge to the Tennessee Education Savings Account Pilot Program, which gives thousands of low- and middle-income Tennessee families the ability to direct their children’s education as they see fit. The 3-judge panel also rejected both motions seeking a new temporary injunction late this afternoon. The … Continue reading Court Victory for Parents Defending Tennessee’s Educational Savings Account Program

Charter schools sue to stop Biden attack on educational opportunities

This week a coalition of charter schools in Michigan and Ohio have teamed up in a federal lawsuit to challenge the Department of Education’s illegal rule that punishes successful charter schools nationwide.   In 2015, with bipartisan support, Congress expanded the federal Charter Schools Program and appropriated hundreds of millions of dollars for annual grants to … Continue reading Charter schools sue to stop Biden attack on educational opportunities

Scott Introduces Voucher Bill Empowering Parents to Solve the Learning Loss Crisis

Today, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) introduced the Raising Expectations with Child Opportunity Vouchers for Educational Recovery (RECOVER) Act to empower parents to solve the learning loss crisis facing today’s students. “States and school districts have only spent a fraction of the education funds they received through the Democrats’ American Rescue Plan — leaving kids … Continue reading Scott Introduces Voucher Bill Empowering Parents to Solve the Learning Loss Crisis

Cruz Introduces Legislative Package to Combat COVID-19 Learning Loss

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today introduced the Catch Up Our Kids Act of 2022, legislation that would combat K-12 learning loss that American children incurred due to school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nearly every K-12 school switched to remote learning in the Spring of 2020, not returning to in-person learning until Fall 2020 at the … Continue reading Cruz Introduces Legislative Package to Combat COVID-19 Learning Loss

Government Watchdog Finds $311 BILLION Budget Error In Federal Student Loan Program

Education and Labor Committee Republican Leader Virginia Foxx (R-NC), Rep. Greg Murphy (R-NC), Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Republican Leader Richard Burr (R-NC), and Senator Mike Braun (R-IN) released the following statement in response to the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) report which found the Department of Education underestimated the cost of student loans by billions: “For decades, … Continue reading Government Watchdog Finds $311 BILLION Budget Error In Federal Student Loan Program

Nation’s biggest government school union spending $140,000 to create ‘enemies list’ of parents concerned about plan to teach kids their ‘right to sexual identity’

U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), along with Senators Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), and James Lankford (R-Okla.), sent a letter to National Education Association (NEA) President Rebecca Pringle demanding answers on the NEA’s plan to spend $140,000 creating an “enemies list.” The NEA is known to undermine parents, push CRT, and encourage revisionist biology in … Continue reading Nation’s biggest government school union spending $140,000 to create ‘enemies list’ of parents concerned about plan to teach kids their ‘right to sexual identity’

Records reveal DC government schools racially segregated employees

Judicial Watch announced today that it received 194 pages of records from District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) which show DC officials pushed segregated “Affinity Spaces” on the basis of race and sexual identity. Judicial Watch obtained the records in response to a June 24, 2021, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for: Records identifying the number … Continue reading Records reveal DC government schools racially segregated employees