Our reaction to the new voucher program
Taxpayers for Public Education (TFPE), on behalf of the taxpayers and public school students and parents of the Douglas County School District (“DCSD”), condemns the district’s latest attempt to send public money to private schools. The school board last night, passed the “School Choice Grant Program,” a voucher system that will continue to siphon badly needed funding from the district and its students and classrooms. “The voucher program is illegal and unconstitutional, and is bad for the taxpayers, students and parents of the Douglas County School District,” said Cindy Barnard, TFPE President.
Read our entire press release here.