Category: Texas

DeVos Confirmation Boosts Momentum for Texas School Choice Legislation

Tuesday’s confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary gave a significant boost to school choice advocates around the country. DeVos was among President Donald Trump’s more controversial cabinet nominees in part because of her strong support for school choice alternatives, including voucher programs.

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Texas Governor Issues a Flurry of Tweets on School Choice

Texas Governor Greg Abbott took to Twitter Tuesday morning to outline his vision for the governance of Texas. He began with statements about the role of government and concluded with a rally cry for Texas autonomy. But at the center of his comments was something else: School Choice.

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