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News Education
August 16, 2018
By Samantha Fillmore
Some 7,000 Texas government school staff and teachers account for $1 billion in annual costs to local and state taxpayers, a new report states.
August 14, 2018
By Colorado state Sen. Kevin Lundberg (R-Berthoud)
As Colorado parents prepared to send their children back to school this fall, they faced yet another school year without a comprehensive educational tax credit system for those who wish to choose options other than the government-run school paradigm.
July 12, 2018
By Madeline Fry
The Oklahoma Supreme Court disallowed a ballot question that would have given voters the opportunity to decide whether to accept a set of tax increases the state government enacted earlier this year.
July 10, 2018
By Samantha Fillmore
Arizona voters will decide in November whether to levy a wealth surcharge on high-income households.
June 12, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
U.S. Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a bill that would repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and cancel student loan debt 43 million individuals owe to the U.S. Department of Education.
May 16, 2018
By Brandi Wielgopolski
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is asking a state circuit court judge to block a new law that would fund state employees’ pension accounts through a combination of employee contributions and funds directly from state and local taxpayers.
April 7, 2018
By Jane S. Shaw
Congresswoman Virginia Foxx Shares Insight into New Higher Education Bill
March 16, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
The New York State Department of Education ordered a school district that has been failing students for nearly 30 years to create an improvement plan.
March 16, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
A Minnesota school district has instituted an aggressively political curriculum requiring students to begin thinking about race in kindergarten and sustain that emphasis all the way through high school.
March 15, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
A few dozen schools around the nation are receiving washing machines and dryers so school staff members can wash children’s clothes for them.