Scholarship tax credits: Fact vs. fiction

Opponents of school choice often resort to misleading statements, misrepresentations and complete dishonesty to argue against giving low-and-middle-income students the chance to attend the same private schools the wealthy enjoy.  Here are the top scholarship tax credit myths debunked: 1. Scholarship tax credits will destroy the public school system Scholarship tax credits are not a…

Back to school: It’s about the kids

Approximately 43% of Kentucky’s state budget goes toward K-12 education. Yet, when looking at Kentucky students’ performance in math and reading, it’s apparent we aren’t putting our students first when it comes to the spending of those dollars. We’re failing far too many students, especially minorities. Watching the news during the last several legislative sessions,…