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2016 SPIN METER: 5 things to know not to believe

07/13/2014 7:02am
It's considered bad form for politicians to say things that are not true.

Gubernatorial candidates outline education plans

07/13/2014 9:00am
The five major gubernatorial candidates agree Rhode Island needs a strong school system for its economy to thrive, but their plans to transform it differ.

Governors group skirts 'radioactive' Common Core

07/13/2014 3:21pm
Reviled by staunch conservatives, the common education standards designed to improve schools and student competitiveness are being modified by some Republican governors, who are pushing back against what they call the federal government's intrusion into the classroom.

Kingston, Perdue hone attacks in Ga. Senate debate

07/13/2014 4:11pm
Georgia Republican Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue sharpened their attacks on each other during a heated debate Sunday with just over a week to go before their runoff election.