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Every Picture Tells A Story – And More

Forty years ago, Rod Stewart had a number one single and album named Every Picture Tells A Story. Last year at this time in New Jersey, we had a story that painted a picture – several of them in fact.

The story involved the state’s ill-fated application for federal Race to the Top education funds.  New Jersey lost out on $400 million, essentially because the state made a clerical error on its application.

As for the pictures that story painted, they tell a lot about Governor Christie, the media and more.

For example, Christie demonstrated Continue reading