Obama Spent Millions On These 'Grand Proposals ' -- They Have Little To Show 8 Years Later

Politics | Kathryn Watson and Ethan Barton
President Barack Obama (Getty Images)

Here’s what became of three of the outgoing chief executive’s proposals

Head Start program is revived in new budget deal

Education | Chris Bing
These eight Republicans should be primaried

But is it worth it?

Budget cutters get a Head Start

Education | Robby Soave

‘This is a modest reduction of Head Start programs’

Head Start teachers name Obamacare as biggest problem

Education | Neil Munro

At posh confab, program administrators say health care law is a bigger impact than sequestration

Obama pushes universal preschool despite shaky evidence

Education | Robby Soave
Kindergarten boys playing. Ethan Myerson / Getty Images

‘Head Start has never proved long-term results in half a century of existence’

Obama pitches billion-dollar federal childcare service, downplays science, cost - TheDC

Education | Neil Munro
President Barack Obama greets students and other attendees after speaking at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on January 27, 2012. Jewel Samad/Getty Images.

‘Politicians like President Obama are eager to replace families with expensive and intrusive government programs’

President ignores evidence government preschool hurts children

Opinion | Joy Pullmann

Studies suggest that universal preschool is a bad idea.