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Romney's Voucher Plan Puts Public Schools at Risk

For Mitt Romney, the love that dare not speak its name is "vouchers." Two weeks after he delivered a major address on education policy in which he never mentioned the V word, the New York Times detailed Romney's proposal to divert $25 billion in taxpayer dollars to religious, private and for-profit schools. But voters don't have to imagine what that plan, an old GOP twofer designed to subsidize Christian institutions while bludgeoning Democratic-friendly teachers unions, will do to American public education.
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Romney's Health Care Plan Would Make Seniors Pay, Study Finds

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

Converting Medicare into a voucher program modeled on the plan Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have proposed would increase premiums for the majority of seniors, even ones who choose to remain in traditional Medicare, according to a compr... Read Post

Is Mitt Romney Embarrassed About Having An Education Plan?

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

Mitt Romney quietly unveiled his plans to reform the U.S. public education system, announcing the major policy proposal to a small group of conservative Latino business owners in Washington. There were no TV crews present. Like most... Read Post

Romney: 'Voucher'

Politics / US Politics : First Read (3 years ago)

The New York Times: “‘Voucher’ is a fighting word in education, so it may be understandable that when Mitt Romney speaks about improving the nation’s schools, he never uses that term. Nonetheless, as president, Mr. Romney would seek... Read Post

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