school vouchers

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School vouchers hurting students’ academic performance, several studies show

BY: - February 19, 2024

A few  weeks ago at the Capitol in Frankfort, a lobbying group called EdChoice Kentucky, Inc. organized a rally in favor of changing the state’s Constitution to funnel taxpayer money into private religious schools.   Most of the people who showed up were students from Catholic and Christian schools who were bused in for the occasion. […]

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Tax dollars are wasted in states with school vouchers

BY: - January 17, 2024

Like salmon swimming home to spawn, lobbyists are again roaming the hallways of the Kentucky State Capitol.   This year, big-dollar lobbyists representing corporate-run private schools and churches are pushing House Bill 208 to change the state’s constitution to allow politicians to throw billions of tax dollars into private and religious schools.   The bad news is, […]