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Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Milwaukee’s choice program gets guidelines

Two decades after Milwaukee became Ground Zero in the experimental school voucher movement, the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program is having its accountability moment. Until now, the program has had scant oversight from the state, which funds the vouchers for the more than 20,000...
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008

School choice funding penalizes city taxpayers

The first comprehensive long-term study of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program was released this week and it confirmed what we’ve known all along—that city of Milwaukee taxpayers are shouldering the burden of the program, while it reduces taxes in other parts of the state.
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008

Angers St. Louis archbishop with political remarks

Sheboygan native Rick Majerus, the former basketball coach at Marquette University who is currently coaching at St. Louis University, spoke in favor of abortion rights and embryonic stem cell research at a Hillary Clinton rally in January.