Big State School Board


People often use the word “Big” disparagingly. You know: “Big Oil,” “Big Government,” etc. In fact, Tom Hanks might want to rethink his movie character’s wish to be that B-word.

In that light, it is interesting how Democrats in St. Paul propose stripping local control from local schools and parents, putting important decisions in the hands of state bureaucracy. I sit on the House Education Policy Committee and I keep hearing proposals to do so.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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