Chicago Mayoral candidate James Meeks is pushing a plan to introduce a voucher program to the city's public schools. Meeks is a state senator and reverend. He pushed a school voucher bill through the Illinois senate earlier this year, but it failed in the House.
Nearly a decade after the DREAM Act was first proposed, it passed the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday evening.The legislation would provide a legal path to citizenship for illegal immigrants who attend college or serve in the military.
In the years since the 2000 election normalized the concept of red and blue states, America has only become more politically and culturally polarized. We’re more likely to be friends with people who share our opinions, and listen to media outlets that reflect back to us our existing beliefs.