The Very Last Thing Republicans Have to Fight About

Johnson, Fawn
March 2014
National Journal;3/1/2014, p2
The article reports on the opposition of the Tea Party, a wing of the U.S. Republican Party, to the Common Core education standards and their vicious campaign to silence its supporters, from Alabama and Tennessee to Indiana and Wisconsin. In Huntsville, Alabama, they are trying to end the career of Mary Scott Hunter, a lifelong Republican and military veteran, just because she supports the Standards. The article elaborates the extent and intensity of their campaign against their opponents.


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