|Editorial: Voucher expansion wrong-headed|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
One of the first, and most curious, “big bills” churning through Florida’s Legislature is one that would allow massive expansion of school vouchers in Florida. And it’s being thrashed out along typical party lines. The Republicans are pushing the bill, Democrats are resisting.
Vouchers are touted by supporters as a “choice” issue for parents. If, for any reason, they’re not satisfied with public schools, vouchers pay for private schools. And it is a choice. What concerns us is how these choices are paid for.
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