For Immediate Release:
Monday, August 29, 2011
Is there a
list of items she wants legislators to address in the special session early next month.
sounds so harmless. It even sounds like a good thing - if a kid isn't proficient in3rd grade, hold them back.
But, what Susana Martinez and Hanna Skandera haven't told you is their actions are part of a nationalagenda put forward by the Foundation for Excellence in Education (FEE)
Executive Director of
Independent Source PAC
Once you know about the people behind FEE, it becomes clear that the child's best interest is not
Corwin added.Foundation for Excellence in Education was formed and is operated by Jeb Bush, Zachariah P.Zachariah and Brian Yablonski. While you often hear about Bush, the former governor of Florida and thepublic face of FEE, it is Zachariah and Yablonski, who have managed to fly below the radar.And for good reasons, as their ethical misdeeds are legendary:Zachariah:
Under investigation by the Federal Government for fraud and insider training for several years.
Eventually sued by the federal government for using insider information to make illegal profits andfor sharing that insider information with his brother and a friend so that they could also make abunch of money.
Was successfully sued in a class action lawsuit for refusing to pay mandatory overtime asrequired by law.