Saturday Sep 13
Durant Daily Democrat
Brecheen discusses No Child Left Behind Waiver and TLE
Some with a political motive are claiming Oklahoma schools will lose federal funds given the Obama Administration's decision to not renew Oklahoma's No Child Left Behind waiver. Protecting Oklahoma schools from federal control over what standards are taught in the classroom, will not cost our schools a loss of federal funds, period.
Arnold Schwarzenegger stands tall at Capitol
When Arnold Schwarzenegger joins his fellow governors in the state's official portrait gallery, he will tower over most of his contemporaries by more than a foot. The only modern governor who comes close to Schwarzenegger's 6-foot-3 1/2-tall, photo-realistic image is Gray Davis' full-body portrait, which stands 6 feet 2. Big as he is, Schwarzenegger is not the biggest of the 38 governors with paintings in the Capitol.
Post and Courier
Palmetto Sunrise: Lt. Governor candidate holds press conference on Gov's race
Republican Lieutenant Governor Henry McMaster held a press conference on Thursday to defend Gov. Nikki Haley's administration response when hackers infiltrated the Department of Revenue's computer system two years ago.