Posts tagged "school vouchers"

UPDATE: Obama's Eric Holder sues to uphold racial profiling in schools

UPATE: The usually liberal Washington Post agrees with me. Can this be the end of time? This is bizarre: President Barack Obama’s and Eric Holder’s Justice Department is suing Louisiana to force some kids to stay in their failing public schools. More specifically, the department wants to stop the state from issuing vouchers to parents... Read more »

Illinois Republicans betray the promise of school vouchers

Rep. Roger Eddy: Betrays GOP principles and Chicago school children Some Illinois House Republicans had an opportunity to give 30,000 poor, black children stuck in some of the worst, most overcrowded Chicago public schools a chance for a better education. But when it came to the moment of truth, they tossed the kids overboard. Those same Republicans... Read more »

Expected opposition to school vouchers

Gee, who would have guessed it? As state Sen. James Meeks (D-Chicago) attempts to move his school choice legislation through the General Assembly, the usual suspects show up with their lame excuses for giving parents and students a healthy choice. The linked Illinois Statehouse News story lays out the opposition, but I think this needs... Read more »
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School vouchers (2)

Sen. James Meeks (D-Chicago) and the Illinois Policy Institute get national attention in this fine piece published in the Wall Street Journal.
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