Silent Sam, the taciturn statue pulled down by student activists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, looms over political campaigns in the tar heel state but maybe not in the way most pundits would predict.
Topic: Kari Travis
Odd the way these seem to come at Republican-led universities, like the ones helmed by Mitch Daniels and Margaret Spellings.
When states actually have to cut their budgets because they are hemorrhaging cash, guess who still wants more.
Not many Republicans make it into academia but one who did, Margaret Spellings, who captained the Department of Education during the Bush Administration, has come to find it rewarding.
The University of North Carolina is taking a preventive approach to stop mass shootings.
U. S. Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-NC, is seeking to overhaul America’s cumbersome system of federal aid to education. She is one of the backers of the PROSPER Act now making its way through Congress. “College…