Jobs are up 5%, gas prices are down (good for some, bad for others) which says our economy is looking better. Cuba, immigrants are issues on the table. President Obama has helped those who could never be insured get health insurance. Yet, too many in this country did not recognize a good thing and we must not have done a good job of spreading the word. It is never too late.
Call Governor Branstad and make sure he puts 6% allowable growth in his budget for public schools. Our students are suffering. Our programs are suffering. Our educational system is at risk.
In the meantime, enjoy your family and have a very wonderful holiday season.