Profit Before Kids – Center for American Progress

California Virtual Academies (CAVA) oversees nine virtual charter schools across the state of California. Virtual charter schools are public schools that provide online instruction. Students complete assignments individually rather than attending a brick-and-mortar school. State tax records and the schools’ charters specify that CAVA schools are independent nonprofit charitable organizations, but these schools are moneymakers…

53,000 Ga. voter registration applications stalled ahead of election

More than 53,000 voter registration applications are on hold in Georgia because of a state law requiring verification of voters’ information. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that voter registrations were flagged because of Georgia’s “exact match” law, which requires voter registration information to match a driver’s license, state ID card or Social Security records. The…

Roberts refers judicial misconduct complaints against Kavanaugh to federal …

Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. on Wednesday referred more than a dozen judicial misconduct complaints filed recently against Brett M. Kavanaugh to a federal appeals court in Colorado. The 15 complaints, related to statements Kavanaugh made during his Senate confirmation hearings, were initially filed with the federal appeals court in Washington, where Kavanaugh served…