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Tough Slog Ahead In Congress For No Child Rewrite

Can Republicans and Democrats get together to fix the education law?

February 17, 2015

Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander Wins Republican primary

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Republican Senator Lamar Alexander of Tennessee won his party’s nomination for re-election Thursday in one of the last of the divisive Tea Party challenges to incumbent senators that have splintered the GOP. The race had been Alexander’s to lose — positioning a well-known two-term senator and former governor against […]

August 8, 2014

Republicans Still Aren’t Ready To Be The ‘iPhone Party’

Could Republicans make the government run more like the app store on your smartphone? That’s the suggestion that Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) offered during Saturday’s weekly Republican address. “Just imagine if instead of mandating things for you to do, your government became a platform, just like your iPhone, enabling you to create a happier, safer, […]

April 21, 2014