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W.Va. leadership discusses taxes, education ahead of session

Jan. 06, 2023 17:53 PM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Public education, health insurance for government employees and restructuring the ailing Department of Health and Human Resources will be key priorities for West Virginia lawmakers during the new legislative session beginning next week. Also, tax cuts, if...

NH lawsuit targets voucher-like program used by 3K students

Dec. 10, 2022 11:02 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The leader of one of New Hampshire’s teachers’ unions is suing to stop public dollars from being spent to fund private schools through the Education Freedom Account program. The lawsuit in Merrimack County Superior Court this week seeks an injunction to...

Private school vouchers open faith options for kids of color

Nov. 05, 2022 09:24 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — On break in the hallway between St. Marcus Lutheran Church and its attached school, eighth grader Annii Kinepoway had no hesitation in explaining what she’s learned to love best here — the good Lord and good grades. “I like knowing there’s somebody you can...