H/T Western Journalism. Control of our schools need to be done by the local elected school boards not some nameless faceless Washington bean counter. I am going to email my Congressman and ask him …
Rep. Walter Jones,R-N.C., sponsored the bill, saying, “For years, I have advocated returning education policy to where it belongs – the state and local level.”
“D.C. bureaucrats cannot begin to understand the needs of schools and its students on an individual basis. It is time that we get the feds out of the classroom, and terminate the Department of Education,” Jones added.
Former President Jimmy Carter established the Department of Education in 1980, much to the consternation of Republicans.