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Purdue University President Mitch Daniels on Thursday (Feb. 25) called on leaders in the public, private and nonprofit sectors to push back against the attackers of biotechnology in agricultural production. Daniels was a keynote speaker at the annual Agricultural Outlook Forum in Arlington. Show More Summary

Meet the Young Indian-American Governor Who Could Be Vice President

5 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

There were Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and Senator Joni Ernst from Iowa and then governors Bob McDonnell of Virginia and Mitch Daniels of Indiana. And who could forget Florida Senator Marco Rubio and his awkward water break? AndShow More Summary

Time to Take Back State U

Take a look at the difference between Mizzou and Purdue University (run by Mitch Daniels) in 2015.

Today in Reasonable Conservatives

Remember when Mitch Daniels, Reasonable Conservative, was a thing when pundits were talking about Republican presidential candidates? Those were good times. Well, Daniels is now president of Purdue. There have been a lot of racist incidents during his presidency: Last December, more than 150 Purdue students marched to Daniels’ office in a “Purdue Can’t Breathe” […]

Mitch Daniels op-ed: A fix for student loan debt

Anyone who is unaware that we face a massive problem involving college student debt, contact Earth at your first convenience. The troubling facts are almost universally known: After tripling in 10 years, this debt totals more than $1.3 trillion, which is more than the debt for credit cards, auto...

Mitch Daniels and the Tin Foil Hat Crowd at the Washington Post

Mitch Daniels did a big pitch for making student loans more complex and more profitable for the financial industry in a Washington Post column today. The basic story is that he is pushing "income-share agreements" where students contract...Show More Summary

Hoosier Gonna Teach Your Kids?

Next door in Indiana, Mike Pence and Mitch Daniels and their major cuts to education have had a nasty secondary effect: since Republicans have demonized schoolteachers as greedy, evil union thugs for years now, the Hoosier State can’t find enough qualified applicants to fill needed teaching positions. Show More Summary

Mitch Daniels (and Maybe Frank Bruni) Repeats the Education Zombie Myth That Just Won’t Die

As prelude, let’s start with this model by Mark Weber: Anyway, Frank Bruni had an op-ed piece in which he wrote the following (boldface mine): Mitch Daniels, the former governor of Indiana, didn’t wholly disagree. I approached him because he … Continue reading ?

Mitch Daniels Says NCAA Needs Dramatic Reform To Head Off Congress And Courts

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels thinks that there’s something wrong with with college sports, and that the NCAA and its member institutions better fix the current system before the courts or Congress fix it for them. “I’m still...Show More Summary

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Furious over RFRA, a legit Republican threatens to primary Pence

Indiana Republican Gov. Mike Pence Leading Off: • IN-Gov: Well, this would be fascinating. Bill Oesterle, a Republican who managed Mitch Daniels' first campaign for governor in 2004, just stepped down as CEO of the review website Angie's List—and he says he may primary the guy who succeeded Daniels, Gov. Show More Summary

Illinois Governor: State’s Economic Problems Create ‘Leverage’ for Austerity Measures

Illinois is facing budget crisis, and Gov. Bruce Raune has a plan to address the state’s financial woes that comes straight out of the playbook of Midwestern Republican governors like Scott Walker in Wisconsin and Mitch Daniels in Indiana. Image:...Show More Summary

State of Manufacturing: Purdue University Kickoff Fires Up the Next Generation

This State of Manufacturing blog is authored by Purdue University President and former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels. To learn moreRead the Rest...

How Student Debt Harms the Economy

Wall Street Journal op-ed: How Student Debt Harms the Economy, by Mitch Daniels (President, Purdue University): To the growing catalog of damage caused by the decades-long run-up in the cost of higher education, we may have to add another casualty. On top of the harm high tuition and other charges...

The Charisma of Competence

George Will once noted that if Mitch Daniels, the accomplished and mild-mannered man who was then the Governor if Indiana, decided to run for president, he would have the charisma of competence. I often think about that expression. So many political candidates opt for the charisma and seem to assume that the competence part can be farmed out. Show More Summary

HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Belt Tightening 101: Mitch Daniels has helped Purdue keep costs do…

HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Belt Tightening 101: Mitch Daniels has helped Purdue keep costs down for students. Prior to his arrival in 2012, tuition at Purdue had gone up every year for 36 years, with annual hikes averaging close to 6 percent in the previous decade. Daniels has frozen tuition for three straight years and […]

Video: Rhee, Kahlenberg, & Daniels Debate Common Core, Integration, & New iPhone Design

Watch this panel featuring Michelle Rhee, Mitch Daniels, and Richard D. Kahlenberg from yesterday's NYT Schools For Tomorrow. It's titled "Getting To College-Ready" and the Twitter hashtag was #NYTsft

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