Capitol Hill Briefing

“Stupid in America”

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(This event was an airing of John Stossel’s “Stupid in America.” For more information about this documentary, see http://​abc​news​.go​.com/​2​0​2​0​/​S​t​o​s​s​e​l​/​s​t​o​r​y​?​i​d​=​1​5​00338.)

Date and Time
August 17, 2007 12 - 1:30 PM EDT
B-354 Rayburn House Office Building

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Why do American students lag behind their international counterparts on standardized tests? Who is to blame? In this video, John Stossel examines our education system as he takes a detailed look at the roles of government officials, unions, parents and teachers in educating students.

With comments by Neal McCluskey, Education Policy Analyst, Cato Institute.