In the recent edition of the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, former Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Peter R. Orszag argues that empirical evidence is the foundation of policymaking in the Obama Administration. Read More.
Education begins at home. Parents are best equipped to make educational choices for their children at all ages. By contrast, federal programs like Head Start have been at once ineffective and enormously expensive.
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