Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
The National Education Association says the nation’s school districts face the worst budget shortfalls since World War II. A panel talks about why that is, and how all levels of education are being affected by budget crunches across the country.
- Lily Eskelsen secretary-treasurer of the National Education Association
- Eugene Hickok Undersecretary of Education
- Lisa Keegan CEO of Education Leaders Council
- Steve Smith senior policy specialist for the National Conference of State Legislatures
- Robert Johnston assistant managing editor for Education Week
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