Maryland’s teachers’ unions presented their demands earlier in July for using distance learning exclusively during at least the first half of the 2020-21 school year.[i] Within a matter of days afterward, districts, such as Montgomery County’s school system, responded and reversed their tentative reopening plans. They opted instead for an all virtual, online fall semester. This…

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Chaos in Our Cities

Chaos in Our Cities By Newt Gingrich We are witnessing mayhem in cities across America. Violent crime is surging from New York to Los Angeles. In Chicago, murder has become tragically routine: Just this week, 15 people were shot dead outside a funeral home on the South Side. Portland, Oregon has become a scene of…

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Biden, Defunding Cops and a Few Other Thoughts on America's Summer of Discontent

Governor Bob Ehrlich Commentaries BIDEN, DEFUNDING COPS AND A FEW OTHER THOUGHTS ON AMERICA’S SUMMER OF DISCONTENT Today’s chameleon-like Joe Biden would not recognize his 35-year voting record in the Senate, and not just because Joe has a difficult time remembering anything these days. That Biden was the reflexively left-leaning “Amtrak Joe” — a Northeastern…

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