Republicans Pin National Education Battle to Parents’ Bill of Rights

Republicans Pin National Education Battle to Parents’ Bill of Rights

This post was originally published on this site Republicans are growing increasingly confident they’ll retake the House in 2022—and they’re positioning themselves to make parents’ rights in education a national priority. Rep. Julia Letlow’s (R., La.) Parents’ Bill of Rights was the focus of a Tuesday roundtable discussion among Republican...

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Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

This post was originally published on this site Enter a brand new addition to Republicans’ war on schools requiring students and faculty to wear masks on campus.

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Republicans ‘scrambling’ to find the next Glenn Youngkin as they struggle to replicate their success in Virginia: report

Republicans ‘scrambling’ to find the next Glenn Youngkin as they struggle to replicate their success in Virginia: report

This post was originally published on this site Republicans saw success in Virginia’s 2021 gubernatorial election after losing the White House and Senate in 2020, but are struggling to duplicate that model heading into the midterm elections, according to the National Journal. “In the aftermath of Glenn Youngkin’s upset victory...

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Democratic lawmakers blame infrastructure bill delay for Virginia governor loss

Democratic lawmakers blame infrastructure bill delay for Virginia governor loss

This post was originally published on this site“I think congressional Democrats blew the timing,” said Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va.

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Voters Are Done With COVID-19 and Pandemic-Powered Officials

Voters Are Done With COVID-19 and Pandemic-Powered Officials

This post was originally published on this site  Politicians have been on a high over the last year-plus, wielding extraordinary power with the approval of voters fearful of viral infection. Democrats, in particular, championed draconian restrictions on life and often won praise for doing so. Going into this week’s election,...

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Glenn Youngkin won while keeping away from Donald Trump. Will other Republicans do the same?

Glenn Youngkin won while keeping away from Donald Trump. Will other Republicans do the same?

This post was originally published on this siteExpect many GOP candidates to mimic Youngkin in 2022 by embracing Trump’s base and populist issues, while keeping their distance from the man himself.     

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Republicans see Youngkin win as blueprint for midterms

Republicans see Youngkin win as blueprint for midterms

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are eyeing Glenn Youngkin’s successful campaign for the Virginia governor’s mansion as a roadmap for the 2022 midterm elections.For the GOP, the victory is more valuable than simply gaining another governorship. Youngkin’s campaign,…

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The real role of education this Election Day

The real role of education this Election Day

This post was originally published on this site This week’s election results show education issues foremost in the minds of many voters, and suggest many parents may be seeking a course correction after 18 months of disruptions. (Image credit: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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McAuliffe concedes defeat to Youngkin

McAuliffe concedes defeat to Youngkin

This post was originally published on this site Democrat Terry McAuliffe conceded defeat to Republican Glenn Youngkin Wednesday morning, acknowledging there’s no path remaining for him to overtake Youngkin as vote-tallying continues in Virginia’s closely watched race for governor. “Congratulations to Governor-Elect Glenn Youngkin on his victory,” McAuliffe said in...

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Republican Glenn Youngkin captures the governor’s mansion in Virginia

Republican Glenn Youngkin captures the governor’s mansion in Virginia

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in Virginia have elected Republican Glenn Youngkin as the next governor after years of Democratic control. The GOP win could signify a hard road to 2022 for Democrats nationwide.

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