McGovern

The news this week that former South Dakota U.S. Senator George McGovern is in the last days of his 90 years is a reminder once again...

Educated?

The Chronicle of Higher Education is out with fascinating new research about the educational attainment of all of the country’s 7,000...

Budget Blues

The Utah state budget is far from flush. The Salt Lake Tribune laments, as legislators do, a $313 million “structural deficit” in Utah....

The State Fiscal Crisis

California’s new – old – governor, Jerry Brown, delivered his State of State address to the legislature last night. Lots of gloom and...