The Senate floor is busy just before Senators break for dinner during the day long Crossover Day at the State Capitol Wednesday afternoon in Atlanta, Ga., March 7, 2012. Expect legislators in 2014 to resume infighting over Common Core, the voluntary set of reading and math standards that has become a divisive issue in state politics. Critics worry the guidelines, a target of tea-party infused opposition, are a federal takeover of education policy.
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