Though the creators of the false charter coalition page remain anonymous, the page appears to be supported by well-known political activists opposed to the Douglas County Board of Education’s conservative majority.
“It would be easier and more politically expedient, if I just voted no on this bill. But I can’t do that because our public education system is broken.” — Democrat Senator Dominick Moreno.
I have decided to take my name off HB 1187 and will be voting against it.
Proponents say since charter school students are public school students, and they should have equal access to money collected through property taxes.
For potential transit riders, perception trumps reality. A woman may only have to suffer one or two experiences with groping or other forms of sexual harassment before she decides to never ride transit again.
Senator Cooke cautioned upon the necessity of having new road funds entirely committed to road transportation projects.
It shouldn’t take an economist to understand that if fewer women study feminist theory in college and more women study electrical engineering, they will have access to higher-paying jobs.
The convenience of short travel times enhances each person’s participation in the free market.
“They’re reading propaganda from the anti-charter folks. It doesn’t do anything but show the NAACP is out of step with the rest of African Americans in this country who want a good quality education for their students and support charter schools.”
Amendment 69 isn’t about keeping your doctor, it’s about whether you will have access to one at all.