Post Tagged with: "Lucas"

SCORECARD: Thumbs down to the KKK

SCORECARD: Thumbs down to the KKK

Thumbs up to Rep. Jim Clyburn, rededication of Stinney memorial, Dollar Tree and the NAACP. In the middle on Speaker Jay Lucas and Gov. Nikki Haley. Down on KKK.

by · 07/17/2015 · Features, Scorecard
The classroom in Plains, Ga., where President Jimmy Carter attended school.

Lucas appoints task force to work on education reform

House Speaker Jay Lucas today announced the appointment of a special task force to push education reform in light of last year’s state Supreme Court decision that requires the General Assembly and school districts to right longtime educational inequities.

by · 01/20/2015 · News, News briefs
Schieffer calls for more civic engagement

Schieffer calls for more civic engagement

Longtime CBS News correspondent Bob Schieffer lamented the downward spiral of the nation’s political system during a Tuesday night keynote address at the Riley Institute’s Wilkins Awards Dinner.

“We are going backwards,” he told an audience of about 500 luminaries.

by · 01/14/2015 · News briefs, Politics