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  1. Tennessee legislature calls it a sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee legislature announced it is done for the spring session. A quick wrap of what passed and didn't pass.

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  2. 108th General Assembly Adjourns for the YearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily News

    State lawmakers concluded a session Thursday in which they approved measures to allow folks to buy wine in grocery stores, fight methamphetamine production and give high school graduates free tuition at community colleges.

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  3. A Late Convert to VouchersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... third party offers. We respect your privacy and will never rent or sell your email. For many years I opposed school vouchers, also known as opportunity scholarships. Now I strongly support legislative efforts in Tennessee to give parents this ...

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  4. ProPublica investigates "school resegregation" in AlabamaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... it High ; examined the lifting of the school desegregation court order in Jefferson Parish ; and covered the school vouchers case that initially sought to bar vouchers in Louisiana systems still under desegregation orders.

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  5. Lethal Jenga & pets greeting ownersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WWNC-AM Asheville

    ... lity, Hillary Clinton gets a shoe thrown at her during a speech. Plus, Pack Place power play, yoga pants and school vouchers.

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  6. Senate approves Haslam's school voucher billRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WTVF Nashville

    The measure approved 20-10 on Thursday is different than the House version that has stalled in the House Finance Committee.

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  7. Even the strongest relationships sourRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of reform." Jindal and White agreed on school reform initiatives including a wide expansion of private school vouchers, an expansion of charter schools, limiting teacher tenure and using student standardized test scores to assign schools A-F letter ...

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  8. Arizona Senate approves bill to expand school voucher programRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Arizona Senate has given initial approval to a bill that would greatly expand the state's school voucher program. KTAR.com reports on how the battle lines over the issue are being drawn at the Legislature. Get the full story here.

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  9. Arizona Senate approves expanded school vouchersRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    One chamber of the Arizona Legislature has given a nod to a major expansion of the state's school voucher program.

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  10. Elizabeth Warren and IRead the original story

    Yesterday | Kmareka.com

    ... would just be too depressing for words. I have recently read that Senator Elizabeth Warren is a supporter of school vouchers. This made people who despise public schools, like certain hedge fund managers, tingle with joy. At last, a progressive who ...

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  11. Weapon of choiceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Arkansas Times

    ... Randolph Scott. Most often, vouchers are aimed at the public schools. Walmart is a huge backer of using school vouchers to knock down the public school system, perhaps figuring that with fewer public schools, there would be fewer of those informed ...

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  12. School voucher expansion set for legislative votesRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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. School-voucher expansion set for Arizona Legislature's voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTAR

    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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  14. Education finance, guns bills dominate discussion at NEJC Chamber legislative forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prairie Village Post

    ... she said. "But I'm not looking forward to seeing guns at the Hen House, and that's where we are headed." School vouchers . Asked by an audience member about her stance on vouchers, Clayton took a strong stand against the idea. She told the audience ...

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  15. ALEC in Vermont? No, thanks.Read the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    As I looked through my news feed this morning, I managed to break through the usual morning fog to do a bit of a double-take after reading this op-ed on VT Digger from Representative Bob Helm , about how "Good Public Policy Comes From Sharing Ideas" .

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  16. Book closes on Tennessee school vouchers this yearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Another year and another promised action on statewide school vouchers in Tennessee has been delayed, in spite of a significant push from Gov. Bill Haslam, who drafted the bill.

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  17. Education Insider: Audit denies reimbursementRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... against Columbus school administrators that said data-tampering in the district cheated kids out of private-school vouchers is dead. A Franklin County Common Pleas judge ruled this month that parent Jonathan Beard hadn't made his case. Beard said ...

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  18. Brandon Haught: Science has a spot in voucher debatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tallahassee Democrat

    A fiery debate over expanding the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program is attracting lots of attention in Tallahassee.

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  19. In Tenn., school voucher bill fails for sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Leaf-Chronicle

    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.

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  20. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, April 11, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WTVF Nashville

    ... take a look at many of the remaining major issues under debate including guns, cutting the Hall Income Tax, school vouchers, the Tennessee Promise, changes to to Common Core, limits on buying cold medicine to fight the meth drug problem; efforts to ...

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