St. Tammany is likely to join group lawsuit over school voucher program

Jun 21, 2012 Read more: NOLA.com

The St. Tammany Parish School Board approved 13-0 Thursday night a resolution that authorizes a lawsuit against the state over its recent passage of Act 2, more commonly known as the voucher program.

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Kubusu

Mandeville, LA

#1 Jun 22, 2012
And as a tax paying citizen, what if I don't want my tax dollars going to fight the voucher system? Isn't it illegal for the school board to use my money allocated to educate my kids to fight a frivolous lawsuit I don't agree with. Besides, the teachers unions have plenty of money. If they want to fight that legal battle, let them bare the burdens of the legal fees. Ugh!
schoolmate

Tuscaloosa, AL

#2 Jul 4, 2012
Kubusu wrote:
And as a tax paying citizen, what if I don't want my tax dollars going to fight the voucher system? Isn't it illegal for the school board to use my money allocated to educate my kids to fight a frivolous lawsuit I don't agree with. Besides, the teachers unions have plenty of money. If they want to fight that legal battle, let them bare the burdens of the legal fees. Ugh!
then go to the board meetings and tell them how you feel!

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