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Former Indiana School Super manipulated charter school grade to help GOP donor

Tony Bennett the former head of Indiana schools worked to maniplate the grade of a charter school owned by a large GOP Donor. Bennett is now in the same position in Florida.

The story is in today's Lafayette Journal and Courier

www.jconline.com


Posted by redstatebluegirl | Tue Jul 30, 2013, 08:08 AM (1 replies)

Fair hiring question

A good friend of mine is applying at a major University. She had an automobile accident a number of years ago and has rods and screws in her back and cannot lift over 20 pounds per her doctor. When looking at the University positions posted (over 100) every single one from a receptionist to a cart driver has a note that they must be able to live 25 pounds or they are not qualified.

I worked there for a long time with a back issue and it never seemed to bother anyone that I could not lift that much.

Does this sound like some type of institutional discrimination against anyone with a disability? Or are they trying to keep their health costs down by not hiring anyone with a back issue?
Posted by redstatebluegirl | Fri Jul 12, 2013, 02:21 PM (20 replies)

Can anyone beat Aaron Stiles?

This guy is a joke in so many ways. Who can run and beat this guy next time? When I canvassed door to door I could not find anyone who liked this guy but he won anyway....I just don't get it.
Posted by redstatebluegirl | Fri Jul 12, 2013, 02:01 PM (0 replies)
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