Tag: Arizona Empowerment Scholarship Accounts

Save Our Schools suspends ballot initiative effort after Arizona Supreme Court ruling

The Arizona Supreme Court ruled against groups that had been suing the state in an effort to gather initiative signatures online. Similar efforts had been rebuffed in the federal court system, and the Save Our Schools group announced the suspension of its effort aimed at limiting family access to the[Read More…]

Funding fears hamper Arizona’s bid for universal private school choice

Arizona’s push for universal private school choice has run into trouble in the Legislature. Members of the state House have repeatedly declined to take it up, amid concerns about public-school funding. The sponsor of the bill that would the state’s Empowerment Scholarship Accounts, Rep. Justin Olson, R-Mesa, tried responding to those fears,[Read More…]