Under questioning by Upfront's Mike Gousha, National Treasurer for ALEC State Sen. Leah Vukmir reveals how in the end, Republicans will have their way with education in Wisconsin. Sure it's partisan politics, but heck, Vukmir doesn't anticipate any problems unless Democratic State Superintendent Tony Evers steps out of line.
First, she can't imagine Evers and tea party Republicans ever disagreeing about a set of standards acceptable to both.
Second, she can't imagine Evers ever making changes that she and her fellow Republicans wouldn't agree with. Never happen!
Holding that ace up her sleeve, Vukmir couldn't exude more confidence and ALEC opposition glee:
Here's Tony Evers admitting as much. Very sad news for parents in Wisconsin, who will soon come to realize the tea party now has control of education: