Rubio to Duncan: Obama Admin Can’t Force States to Comply

In a letter to Secretary Duncan, Sen. Marco Rubio says cajoling states to adopt Obama administration reforms — including curricula — are unconstitutional.

Sen. Rubio’s letter to Secretary Duncan is reproduced below.

Dear Secretary Duncan:

As you may know, a rising number of parents, teachers and administrators from across our nation have expressed concerns regarding the Department of Education’s recent announcements relating to the issuance of waivers from No Child Left Behind (NCLB); particularly the stipulations expected to be attached to those waivers. The issuance of conditional waivers is detrimental to our country’s shared goal of educational success for every student.  Read Senator Rubio’s complete letter on

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