The Leaflet: Amid a Plague of School Violence, School Choice Offers Relief
Support for universal school choice grows as a startling number of parents fear for their children’s safety at their local district school. State legislators should consider adopting Child Safety Accounts.
Congress is working on a new "farm bill" that includes farm subsidies, crop insurance, and food assistance. Most of the bill's annual budget goes to the food stamp program, or SNAP. The proposed bill offers needed reforms to SNAP.
Bullying plagues public schools. Youth suicides are up. School choice options, such as Child Safety Accounts, would enable victims of bullying and harrassment to transfer to safe schools within or beyond their residential district.