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March 31, 2015

There's a Huge Downside to Obama's Free Community College Proposal


by Andrew Parker

President Obama's proposal to make community college tuition free (i.e., taxpayer funded) could have a huge, negative financial impact on four-year colleges and universities.

March 10, 2015

Obama Does to Student Loans What He Did to Health Care


President Obama is actively trying to get college students hooked on thousands of dollars in taxpayer-funded loans, only to forgive much of that debt later. That's how you create government dependency, not fiscally responsible citizens.

August 29, 2013

Does the President Want ObamaCare Death Panels for Higher Education?


President Obama has identified yet another sector of the economy in dire need of government help: higher education.  And it seems he wants to use ObamaCare as the model for improving education quality and lowering cost.  The one teensy-weensy problem is that ObamaCare will do neither.

February 16, 2013

George P. isn't sounding like a land commissioner candidate

America needs a new energy policy, tax structure and education system, George P. Bush of Fort Worth told a luncheon audience Friday. But does that really sound like somebody running for Texas land commissioner?

February 15, 2013

George P. Bush tells Dallas group that Republicans can win Hispanics with focus on energy, education

George P. Bush said conservative Republicans could compete for Hispanic voters and still remain true to their core values. "We don’t have to sell out our principles to win the Hispanic vote,” Bush told the Institute for Policy Innovation.

October 19, 2012

Rethinking the Cost of a Texas College Education


What does the free market say when a business plan just isn't cutting it? Try a different plan, that's what.

January 31, 2012

Obama Goes to College, but It's Academics Who Learn Some Lessons


June 10, 2003

Equity Towards Excellence: A Proposed Framework for Funding Public Education in Texas


Texas has an education problem, not just an education-funding problem. The current “Robin Hood” school finance system is but one fact of Texas’ education problem.

February 12, 2002

Education Tax Credits: Great Idea, But Do It Right


Education tax credits can open doors for parents and children who aren’t satisfied with their government school. But they work best when they’re flexible and free from excessive government regulation. President Bush can promote education freedom through tax policy, using federal tax breaks that reinforce state innovations like scholarship tax credits and tuition write-offs.

 

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