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At 3:05 p.m. (CST), I’ll be the guest of SiriusXM radio’s POTUS program to discuss my column on “Getting kids to school–alive.”  The article has drawn much favorable comment, including posting on RealClearPolitics, where my columns occasionally appear. I’ll be on POTUS ”On-Call” which the satellite station describes thusly: “Rebroadcast 10 pm ETEach day POTUS delivers the news,... Read more »

Derrion Albert's Preventable Death

In a demonstration of how the perfect often is the enemy of the good enough, Education Sec. Arne Duncan (foreground), Atty. Gen. Eric Holder (at the podium) and Mayor Richard M. Daley promise to get to the “root” cause of Derrion Albert’s violent death, instead of doing what could immediately solve the problem. Sometimes the... Read more »
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