Major school choice victory in Indiana; finally, good news for conservatives

2 Apr

From Michael Gerson, Washington Post:

The school choice movement — which germinated 50 years ago in free-market economist Milton Friedman’s fertile mind — recently counted its largest victory. The Indiana Supreme Court unanimously upheld the constitutionality of the state’s school voucher program. Under it, more than half a million low- and middle-income Hoosier students — and about 62 percent of all families — are eligible for state aid to help pay for a private or religious school.

This is what school choice has traditionally lacked: scale.

Read more: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2013/04/02/a_victory_for_school_choice_117752.html#ixzz2PK2jhC4z
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