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August 11, 2016

'Never Trump' Candidate Evan McMullin Says He Supports School Choice

McMullin, a former CIA officer who used to work as a Republican congressional staffer, said school choice benefits students in poverty.

July 29, 2016

Lawsuits Challenging Nevada School Choice Law Go Before State's High Court

Two lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of Nevada's sweeping new school choice law are scheduled to be heard back-to-back by the state's supreme court Friday.

July 22, 2016

School Choice Gets a Nod at the RNC, But That's About It

Education wasn't necessarily a prominent topic at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week, but when it was mentioned, the focus was on school choice.

July 07, 2016

Ohio Vouchers Have Mixed Impact on Student Performance, Study Finds

The study found that school vouchers in Ohio were not particularly beneficial for the students who used them, but were modestly beneficial for the voucher-eligible students who opted not to use them.

July 05, 2016

For New School Choice Laws, 2016 Has Been a Slow Year

Get a rundown on major choice bills that have passed or sputtered so far this year.

June 08, 2016

Voucher Funding Mostly Insufficient for Special Needs Students, Report Finds

Some see vouchers as offering greater flexibility and the potential for a better school fit for students with disabilities, says a new report from the Council for Parent Advocates and Attorneys.

April 29, 2016

Bill Reauthorizing D.C. Private School Voucher Program Passes U.S. House

Earlier this month, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee approved the bill, which is sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah

April 14, 2016

D.C. Voucher Program Reauthorized by U.S. House Oversight Committee

H.R. 4901, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act from Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, would reauthorize the D.C. voucher program for three years.

March 25, 2016

Arizona Lawmakers Scale Back Private School Choice Expansion Plan

A retooled bill would limit the new phase of expansion of Arizona's education savings account program to children from families who qualify for the federal free and reduced-price meals program.

March 15, 2016

La. Gov. Edwards Wants to Restrict Voucher Use, Charter School Growth

The recommendation comes as the state faces a $2 billion budget deficit after tax cuts under the former governor and decreased revenues due to the fall in oil prices.

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