The NC Common Core Rebrand Attempt

By A.P. Dillon The repeal of Common Core from the North Carolina state statutes and the formation of a standards replacement commission as set out by Senate Bill 812 brought hope to the citizens who had been fighting Common Core.  That hope was not without skepticism of a possible rebrand attempt, which has turned out to … Continue reading The NC Common Core Rebrand Attempt

NC AG Refusing To Defend NC Marriage Amendment

By A.P. Dillon North Carolina's Attorney General, Roy Cooper, is taking a page out of the Obama administration's book in defending the state's Constitution. Cooper has made a statement that he will no longer be defending North Carolina's Constitutional Amendment 1 on marriage. The Amendment 1 ballot measure was born from 3 bills, but  SB 514  came out of the … Continue reading NC AG Refusing To Defend NC Marriage Amendment

The NGA and Common Core

By A.P. Dillon The National Governors Association (NGA) met recently in Tennessee. They had a lot on their agenda. Noticeably missing: Common Core. That doesn't mean that it wasn't talked about, in fact, it would seem the press actually asked about it.  Governors Fallin, Christie and Walker all had comments on it. I've captured those below: … Continue reading The NGA and Common Core