Justice Dept. sues Louisiana over school vouchers

Aug 24, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: KPLC-TV Lake Charles

The U.S. Justice Department is suing the state of Louisiana to stop the state from distributing school vouchers in districts that remain under desegregation court orders.

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Keepin' 'em on the plantation.

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Considering what a boondoggle the program has proven to be anyways. this might just give the republicans in the Louisiana state legislation a face saving out.

Louisiana voucher students score almost 30 points below average on LEAP tests

http://www.nola.com/education/index.ssf/2013/...

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Kathwynn wrote:
Considering what a boondoggle the program has proven to be anyways. this might just give the republicans in the Louisiana state legislation a face saving out.
Louisiana voucher students score almost 30 points below average on LEAP tests
http://www.nola.com/education/index.ssf/2013/...
From the posted article:
"White said the 2013 scores for voucher students were low because of the large influx of students from failing schools."

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Eric "Dick" Holder, the infamous Black Cracker, wants to put freedom to an end.

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shhhh... STFU, you lost...

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Keepin''em on the plantation.
It is always pathetically amusing to come on here and see you idiotsí posts that reveal that you obviously didnít read the article. Your preprogramed talking points is always on cruise control.

Freaking idiot.
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Weird that the racist pigs in office want the kids doing bad to stay in a school doing bad.

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It is always pathetically amusing to come on here and see you idiotsí posts that reveal that you obviously didnít read the article. Your preprogramed talking points is always on cruise control.
Freaking idiot.
I quoted from the article.
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Now, what do you think about our first black president having the first black attorney general telling black people in Louisiana they can not have a say in where their kids go to school?
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Imagine, that evil Republican Indian-American governor thinking those parents should have a say!

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It is always pathetically amusing to come on here and see you idiotsí posts that reveal that you obviously didnít read the article. Your preprogramed talking points is always on cruise control.
Freaking idiot.
The best part is our first black president is going to give a speech Wednesday, I suppose the subject will be freedom *LOL*.

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shhhh... STFU, you lost...

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LookingToEscape wrote:
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I quoted from the article.
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Now, what do you think about our first black president having the first black attorney general telling black people in Louisiana they can not have a say in where their kids go to school?
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Imagine, that evil Republican Indian-American governor thinking those parents should have a say!
Well then maybe your problem is reading comprehensionÖ the main point of the article is about segregation and not about school vouchers. But like I said, you right-wing idiots come on here with your preprogrammed talking points and spew you stupidity irregardless (love that word) of the facts.
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LookingToEscape wrote:
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I quoted from the article.
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Now, what do you think about our first black president having the first black attorney general telling black people in Louisiana they can not have a say in where their kids go to school?
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Imagine, that evil Republican Indian-American governor thinking those parents should have a say!
Wonder if there will be a march protesting non-vouchers by Jesse or Al ?

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Marine Corp Pat wrote:
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It is always pathetically amusing to come on here and see you idiotsí posts that reveal that you obviously didnít read the article. Your preprogramed talking points is always on cruise control.
Freaking idiot.
Don't you have some 89 year old white veterans to go murder for fun?
You are mentally ill.

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Marine Corp Pat wrote:
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Well then maybe your problem is reading comprehensionÖ the main point of the article is about segregation and not about school vouchers. But like I said, you right-wing idiots come on here with your preprogrammed talking points and spew you stupidity irregardless (love that word) of the facts.
I am well aware our illustrious first black Attorney General is concerned about such weighty matters such as a few black kids rubbing shoulders with a few white kids.
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If segregation is such a big worry to Barack Obama then let Barack Obama send HIS daughters to a Washington, DC public school instead of segregating them to the rich folks kids school.
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End segregation now!
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P.S. Proof quality of education IS more important than integration is listen to Eric Holder talk for 10 minutes.
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LookingToEscape wrote:
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I am well aware our illustrious first black Attorney General is concerned about such weighty matters such as a few black kids rubbing shoulders with a few white kids.
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If segregation is such a big worry to Barack Obama then let Barack Obama send HIS daughters to a Washington, DC public school instead of segregating them to the rich folks kids school.
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End segregation now!
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P.S. Proof quality of education IS more important than integration is listen to Eric Holder talk for 10 minutes.
Bet Obama's kids hang out with white's. When your'e alone on a dark street and hear footsteps-you'd better hope its a white person.
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I have no objections to vouchers as long as they are nor used for schools run by fundietards! Let the religious loonies pay for their schools without wasting the taxpayer dollars of normal people!

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Sheik Yerbouti wrote:
Let the religious loonies pay for their schools without wasting the taxpayer dollars of normal people!
They pay taxes the last time I checked, so they can have a say in how their tax money is spent.

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Obama wants the children in schools taught by controlled-unionized teachers.
Dumbing them down and feeding them Muslim propaganda is his game.
They are graduating High School with what used to be a fifth grade education.
And we wonder why they act so stupidly?
Public Union Teachers should be flogged in Public by Public Union Floggers.
And the floggers should get plenty of overtime.
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When did case law start? And the Swallow tail prosper? Builing its nest one crap at a time? And why does he alligator hide in the bushes? All the allegations...
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The mama allegator.....just mess with my eggs...

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LookingToEscape wrote:
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From the posted article:
"White said the 2013 scores for voucher students were low because of the large influx of students from failing schools."
The voucher program has had three years to come up to speed. All excuses aside. The program is a failure. As well as being unconstitutional.

It is time to start to look art this problem in the real world.. looking for real world answers. not pie in the sky "private sector" is going to bail out the "public sector" problem of education.

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They pay taxes the last time I checked, so they can have a say in how their tax money is spent.
Actually only in public school not demanding that tax dollars goes to sending little jonnie or janie to a private/religious school.

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