Either the president is badly misinformed about our education system or he thinks that promising to hire another 10,000 teachers union members is politically advantageousin which case he would seem to be badly misinformed about the present political climate. Or he lives in an alternate universe in which Kirk and Spock have facial hair and government monopolies are efficient. Its hard to say. President: “We Need More Teachers.” Reality: “Yoohoo! I’m Right Over Here! Hellooo!” | Cato @ Liberty This is typical liberal; solution to everything involving their own constituency - throw money at the problem.