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Governor Deal, Georgia Legislature Strengthen and Expand Educational Choice Program for Families
Posted on March 29, 2013 at 08:50 AM
The American Federation for Children – the nation’s voice for educational choice – today applauded the efforts of Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and the Georgia legislature for passing legislation to raise the cap and add additional accountability and transparency measures to the Georgia Scholarship Tax Credit Program, ensuring more money reaches disadvantaged children throughout the state.
New Marquette Poll: Majority Supports Major School Choice Expansion
Posted on March 20, 2013 at 11:20 AM
A poll released on Tuesday by Marquette University shows that 51 percent of Wisconsin voters support a major expansion of the state’s private school choice program.
Louisiana Parents Rally to Defend Program Before Supreme Court Hearing
Posted on March 19, 2013 at 04:00 PM
The American Federation for Children—the nation’s voice for educational choice— today applauded the hundreds of Louisiana parents, grandparents, and education reform advocates who traveled across the state to gather outside of the Louisiana Supreme Court in New Orleans to show their support of the Louisiana Scholarship Program.
Former NBA Star Jalen Rose Joins Thousands of Hoosiers to Rally for Educational Options
Posted on March 14, 2013 at 02:00 PM
Former Indiana Pacer star, Jalen Rose, joined over 2,000 educational choice supporters at the Indiana statehouse on Monday to rally in support of the expansion of the state’s scholarship tax credit program.