Assembly Passes Bill Halting Common Core

By News 8

Published 03/06 2014 10:02AM

Updated 03/06 2014 10:05AM

A big hurdle has been cleared in the fight against Common core standards in New York. 

The Democrat-controlled Assembly passed legislation to delay the implementation through the end of the 2015 school year. This proposal is strongly opposed by Governor Cuomo, who is also a Democrat. Its future is uncertain in the Republican-controlled Senate. 

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