I find the so-called "pro-life" positions to be the least compassionate expressions of human understanding of any on the political spectrum. I respect anybody's right to be anti-choice but resent like hell the attempt to claim that as a compassionate or humanitarian position. Its one of the most authoritarian political (and religious) beliefs I know of.
Call them "Killing teachers' unions," "Getting rid of teachers," and oh yeah, "Pay for Performance."
I got as far as reading the first one, and it makes me want to vomit.
I sent the committee my response (and posted it on my blog) so that I can at least be on record as disgusted before they ignore me and 90% of the public that took the trouble to express their opinions over the last week, pat themselves on the back and ram it through.