Statements about Education

Under David Dewhurst’s leadership, the Texas "Senate passed an expansion of in-state tuition and free health care to illegal immigrants."

State Rep. Elena Parent "supported Governor Nathan Deal’s plan to slash the HOPE scholarship."  

On in-state tuition for illegal immigrants.

"Wendy Davis has already taken more $ from teacher unions than the past 3 Democrat gubernatorial candidates combined."

"Under Greg Abbott, Texas four-year-olds would be forced to undergo standardized tests."

David Perdue supports Common Core

"Did you know that in 2013 over 50 percent of all babies born in Oregon were Hispanic?"

Says Charlie Crist "implemented Jeb Bush’s A+ Plan."

Seventy-two percent of Georgians did not have a chance to finish college.

"In 2006, Charlie Crist opposed in-state tuition for illegal immigrants."

Says restoring Georgia pre-k to a 180-day program was a "real result" of his leadership.

"In order to pass the CRCT in Georgia, you simply have to get half of the answers correct."

"Greg Abbott said it would be a ‘waste’ to expand pre-k to all Texas children."

A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.

"Charlie Crist signed into law an automatic 15 percent annual tuition increase that put college further out of reach for many Floridians."

The Austin Independent School District’s graduation rate reached an all-time high of 82.5 percent in 2012.

The NCAA will "get billions" from the men’s basketball tournament. "Players get a trophy."

Says Rick Scott presided over cuts to the Bright Futures college scholarship program.

"We have been teaching these (Common Core) standards in Florida schools since 2010."

"Rick Scott tried to slash school funding by $3.3 billion."

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