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Jill Silos-Rooney, Ph.D.

Updated Articles and Resources

By Jill Silos-Rooney, Ph.D.

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Liberal Politicans Need to Support Market Basket Workers Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      The firing of Market Basket CEO has workers protesting. How should liberals politicians respond?
    • The 7 Most Liberal Supreme Court Justices in American History Created: Monday, July 07, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Supreme Court, liberalism, Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    • How Liberals Can Solve Detroit's Water Crisis Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Detroit bankruptcy, Netroots Nation, progressive causes
    • Should "No Child Left Behind" Be Junked? Is "No Child Left Behind" Salvageable? Readers Share Their Thoughts. Created: Thursday, June 04, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Readers share their thoughts about whether or not the "No Child Left Behind" Act should be junked, or whether it's salvageable to measure and encourage public education progress.
    • Are "Race to the Top" Reforms Good or Bad for Public Education? Agree or Disagree with "Race to the Top" Reform Mandates? Created: Thursday, February 11, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Readers share thoughts as to whether reforms required by "Race to the Top" initiative are good or bad for public education. Readers also share thoughts about which reforms they most agree or disagr...
    • Pros & Cons of the No Child Left Behind Act Created: Thursday, February 08, 2007 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      The No Child Left Behind Act of 2002 was initially legislated for 5 years, and has since been temporarily extended, but not reauthorized by Congress.
    • President Obama's Domestic Agenda Created: Wednesday, April 07, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Eight articles which set forth President Obama's goals and underlying principles for his first-term domestic agenda. Policies areas covered include education, immigration, income taxes, Social Secu...
    • Profile of Sen Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota Created: Sunday, November 11, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, who was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012.
    • Profile of Sen Chris Murphy of Connecticut Created: Sunday, November 11, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Chris Murphy of Connecticut, who was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012.
    • Profile of Sen Mazie Hirono of Hawaii Created: Saturday, November 10, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Mazie Hirono of Hawaii, who was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012.
    • Profile of Gov Bev Perdue of North Carolina Created: Sunday, October 21, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Gov Bev Perdue of North Carolina
    • Profile of Jennifer Granholm, Former Michigan Governor Created: Saturday, October 20, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Jennifer Granholm, Former Michigan Governor
    • Profile of Kamala Harris, California Attorney General Created: Friday, October 19, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Kamala Harris, California Attorney General
    • Profile of Brian Schweitzer, Montana Governor Created: Monday, October 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile abd background of Brian Schweitzer, Montana Governor
    • Profile of Deval Patrick, Massachusetts Governor Created: Monday, October 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Deval Patrick, Massachusetts Governor
    • US Senate 2012 Election in Wyoming Created: Tuesday, June 05, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Wyoming's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, May 21, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Virginia's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, May 21, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Wisconsin's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, May 21, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for West Virginia's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, May 14, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Vermont's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Saturday, May 12, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Washington's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, October 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
    • Profile of Rep John Larson of Connecticut Created: Thursday, September 27, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Rep John Larson of Connecticut
    • Profile of Sen Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut Created: Sunday, August 26, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut
    • Texas' 2012 US Senate Election Created: Monday, May 14, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for the 2012 U.S. Senate election race in Texas" itemprop="description"> Monday, May 14, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Utah's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Pennsylvania's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Monday, April 23, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Rhode Island's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Essential facts, analysis, predictions for Ohio's 2012 U.S. Senate election race" itemprop="description"> Sunday, July 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia
    • Profile of Sen Jack Reed of Rhode Island Created: Sunday, July 15, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Jack Reed of Rhode Island
    • Profile of Sen Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey Created: Saturday, July 14, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Profile and background of Sen Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey

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