Can D.C. scholarships be saved?

Can D.C. scholarships be saved?

There are 1 comment on the story from Jan 2, 2010, titled Can D.C. scholarships be saved?. In it, reports that:

By cutting off new students from aid, Congress has condemned Washington, D.C.'s school voucher program to a "slow death," say leaders of D.C. Parents for School Choice.

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Ms Harper

Murfreesboro, TN

#1 Jan 5, 2010
Washington says that the Voucher program degrades the public school system... Well, my dear congressmen and Senators, your president did just that when he chose to send his girls to a prestigious private school. We all should be given "equal" opportunity. I would love to send my children to such a school but my husband, a soldier in the US army) doesn't make enough money for that. And with his frequest deployments I found myself spending more money in childcare than it was worth to work so I have opted to work part time when he is home.

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