Texas Tea Party Standards

Don McElroy at a Tea Party meeting

Don McElroy at a Tea Party meeting (Washington Post photo)

Don McElroy, the Texas state school board member who has been the most vocal proponent of new school social studies standards that many historians say are skewed to fit conservative views about Christianity and government, assured a Tea Party gathering that Washington would not take over their schools.  But a small town schools superintendent in Texas interviewed by the Washington Post says he’s caught between the dictates of Washington and Austin.

— Richard Lee Colvin

POSTED BY ON April 1, 2010