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9 hrs ago | KSL-TV
The Arizona Legislature is poised to vote on a major expansion of a school voucher program giving parents state money to pay their children's private school tuition.
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13 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
Despite backing from well-financed national lobbying organizations and Gov. Bill Haslam, legislation to implement a school voucher system in Tennessee is dead for another year, the bill's House sponsor said Tuesday.
17 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat
A fiery debate over expanding the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program is attracting lots of attention in Tallahassee.
18 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch
The executive director of Zenith Academy was trying to make it right, funneling $12,425 of his own money to the charter school to resolve an accounting error.
The Arizona Senate has given initial approval to a bill that would expand the state's school voucher program and would increase the amount in public funds a student could receive to attend private school.
Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to create a program that gives parents the option to move a child from a failing public school to a private school has once again failed to pass.
Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to create a school voucher program in Tennessee has failed this session.
Following a fierce partisan debate where legislators traded barbs and accused each other of hypocrisy, the Florida House on Friday voted in favor of expanding the state's main private school voucher program.
Many have tried to link vouchers and school choice to racism, but it can't be done without a tortured reading of the law and civil rights history.
The Tennessee General Assembly is working to end its 2014 session Tuesday or Wednesday, plowing through scores of bills in the process.
School vouchers aren't the only controversial education issue being tackled by the Florida Legislature this year.
Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit overturned a federal district court ruling in a victory for school choice in Louisiana .
We urge members of the House to overcome their legislative stubbornness and approve Gov. Haslam's bill, as amended in the Senate.
Lawmakers are turning out the lights in the Capitol next week while some celebrate Easter, others observe Passover and, with any luck, all get some R and R as the clock winds down on the 2014 legislative session.
An aggressive media campaign and expanded eligibility helped double the number of applicants for the state's school voucher program, which allows students to use public funds for a private education.