Watchdog Podcast: Sit Down, Shut Up — What’s up with charter schools in D.C.?

By   /  March 27, 2015  /  Education, Issues, Podcast, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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This is “Sit Down And Shut Up,” Watchdog.org’s podcast examining education issues at the national, state and local levels.

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Illinois city official pushes minimum wage increase, but not right-to-work

By   /  March 27, 2015  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, Local Government  /  No Comments

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By Benjamin Yount
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Springfield Alderman Sam Cahnman is the latest to pitch a plan that would have the city raise its minimum wage from $8.25 to $10 an hour. He’s less sure about listening to local voters who may want to see Springfield, or Sangamon County, become a right-to-work zone.
“My job as an alderman is […]

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Watchdog Podcast: Say It Loud, Say It Proud — Wisconsin’s secret war on the First Amendment

By   /  March 26, 2015  /  Podcast, Watchdog Radio, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By Ben Yount and Matt Kittle | Watchdog.org
Say It Loud, Say It Proud is Watchdog Radio’s weekly look at free speech and First Amendment issues — examining the rights that are some of the most important to our society, but also some of the most frequently under attack.
In this week’s episode, host Ben Yount sits down with […]

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Late and expensive no reason to stop Illinois’ Amtrak support

By   /  March 26, 2015  /  Illinois, News  /  No Comments

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Buy a ticket for an Amtrak train in Illinois, and your chances of being late are one in three. There’s also a good chance the train is half empty.

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Election mandates probably leading to lawsuit in Illinois

By   /  March 25, 2015  /  Illinois, Politics & Elections  /  No Comments

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Blame Aaron Schock for Illinois’ next legal spanking from the U.S Justice Department.

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Watchdog Podcast: Sit Down, Shut Up — Yik Yak-ing about school choice

By   /  March 20, 2015  /  Education, Education Blog, Issues, Podcast, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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This is “Sit Down And Shut Up,” Watchdog.org’s podcast examining education issues at the national, state and local levels.

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