Casey to Go Free

Despite her four convictions of lying to police, Casey Anthony will be a free woman by next week.  Tom questions whether justice was served.  And, one of the jurors is talking and has explained why she and the other jurors found Casey "not guilty".  But does her reasoning pass your smell test?

Walker's Wisconsin

New laws in Wisconsin now have prison inmates doing work once done by well-paid public union workers.  In addition, new policies regarding teacher benefits have enabled one Wisconsin school district to turn a deficit into a surplus.  Does this justify Governor Scott Walker's tough anti-union stance? 

End Standardized Testing?

According to a state probe, teachers and school officials at dozens of Atlanta public schools fudged students' test scores in order to obtain more district funding.  Is it time to toss out standardized testing?  Is there a better way to evaluate the performance of our public schools?