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Florida appeals court dismisses lawsuit challenging tax credit scholarships

A unanimous three-judge panel this morning dismissed a lawsuit challenging the nation’s largest private school choice program. The First District Court of Appeal ruled the statewide teachers union and other groups did not have legal standing to challenge Florida tax credit scholarships because they “failed to allege any concrete harm whatsoever” caused[Read More…]

Call for charter school moratorium sparks new NAACP school choice clash

Yesterday, on a morning news broadcast in the nation’s capital, host Roland Martin asked the question: “Is the NAACP out of step with black folks?” He was grilling Hilary Shelton, the director of the NAACP’s Washington bureau, about the national civil rights organization’s latest stand against school choice. In mid-July, the organization’s[Read More…]