Campaign 2012

Supporters wait for President Barack Obama at his home in Chicago the day after his re-election. He may continue to exert executive authority to advance his K-12 goals. -Doug Mills/New York Times

Partisan Rifts Cloud Federal Ed.-Policy Prospects

With President Obama re-elected and the parties sharing congressional control, state policymakers hunger for clarity on education issues.

November 12, 2012 - Education Week

Congress Likely to Stay Divided, Will Gridlock on K-12 Continue?

Five Issues Facing Arne Duncan in a Second Term

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November 14, 2012 Teachers' unions and charter school champions in various states had plenty to cheer in the wake of the Nov. 6 balloting.
November 6, 2012 Immediate fiscal challenges and a long to-do list on education policy face President Barack Obama in the next four years after a bruising campaign.

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