LFC Daily News Clips | July 22, 2016

Good Morning

Qualifying for the Nov. 8 Orleans Parish School Board election closes at 4:30 pm today. The Times-Picayune/NOLA.com updates the list of qualifiers.

Have a great weekend! – Paul

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School Choice

Forbes: Donald Trump Targets ‘Education Bureaucrats’ At Republican Convention http://bit.ly/2aAL6ek

The74: Donald Trump Declares Himself New Kind of Candidate but No Fresh Ideas on Education http://bit.ly/29A5viL

The74: The Clinton Veepstakes — Vilsack vs. Kaine? Where the Finalists Stand on Education http://bit.ly/29YJr6M

Wall Street Journal: Clinton Hands Trump an Opening: Pence’s Record on Education http://on.wsj.com/29SO02v

Empower Mississippi: Special Needs ESA Program Grows 70 Percent Over Previous Year http://bit.ly/2a5ci7J

Townhall.com: The New Christian Black Leadership http://bit.ly/2aAKDZP

Charter Schools

The Lens: New Beginnings charter network hires former Orleans Parish administrator http://bit.ly/2a0ZC0s

Education Reform

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Candidates qualify for all 7 Orleans Parish School Board seats http://bit.ly/2a5wyW6