He said, “In states that make it a priority to educate our youngest children, like Georgia or Oklahoma, studies show students grow up more likely to read and do math at grade level, graduate high school, hold a job and form more stable families of their own.
“So let's do what works, and make sure none of our children start the race of life already behind.”
Just before heading to the White House for a pre-speech tour, Bumgarner said she was looking forward to “every little thing” about the night. “I'm just beside myself,” she said. “It's just amazing.”