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The dark money message lurking behind the assault on school choice

Originally published at Broad + Liberty

Pennsylvania lawmakers who are being told to oppose school choice at the behest of a pressure group wedded to failing public schools would be well advised to follow the money trail. 

A group calling itself Education Voters of Pennsylvania is encouraging state residents to email the governor and state lawmakers asking them to oppose “Lifeline Scholarships” that enable school choice for low-income students. 

Susan Spicka, the group’s executive director, argues that the scholarships would undermine public schools “by funneling state funding into unaccountable private and religious institutions.” 

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