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  • No one better exemplifies this mentality than Michelle Rhee, the ballyhooed ex-chancellor of the District of Columbia public schools.

    David Kirp: Is Michelle Rhee a 16th Century Throwback?

  • No one involved in education – probably including Secretary of Education Arne Duncan – has the media profile of Michelle Rhee, ex-chancellor of the Washington D.C. public schools.

    The meaning of Michelle Rhee

  • "Gambling on the economics of austerity is a risk they shouldn't take," the ex-chancellor said yesterday.

    Is a double-dip recession on the way? No one really knows ...

  • At various times these teachers have been labeled incompetent or too lazy to seek positions by Joel Klein, the soon to be ex-chancellor.

    Absent teachers reserve 'crisis' created by Klein, Bloomberg, union

  • Mr. Sch ä uble, like his former boss, ex-chancellor Helmut Kohl, has often expressed his belief in Germany ' s historic duty to support European integration, and is known to believe that the euro zone may need deeper unity if it isn ' t to unravel eventually.

    Germany Stalls Bid to Expand EU Rescue Fund

  • Now this is a scientific debate and there is a pretty strong consensus from those who are experts in the field which personally I would tend to trust more on this issue than ex-politicians such as Lord Lawson, likewise I would trust an ex-chancellor more concerning the inner workings of government than I would a climate scientist.

    John Rentoul today puts Trevor Kavanagh and myself in the...

  • For 40 minutes last Tuesday morning, German ex-chancellor Helmut Kohl and Wolfgang Schuble, 57, his wheelchair-using protege and the chairman of the Christian Democratic Party, argued "in loud voices," according to German newspaper reports about their crumbling political fortunes.

    'I Made Mistakes'

  • Later that morning, after a "tearful" meeting of the party leadership, the ex-chancellor gave up the fight.

    'I Made Mistakes'

  • Prominent figures like ex-chancellor Helmut Schmidt and former Economics minister Wolfgang Clement have called on their party to rethink their energy policy.

    The Radioactive Energy Plan

  • Now the economy is truly ruined and it is entirely possible that we will be treated to the unedifying spectacle of (yet) another Labour ex-chancellor going cap-in-hand to the IMF!

    Smoking Guns and the Morality of Parliamentary Privilege

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