Braxton Citizens' News, Opinion


Will the axe fall…

The action of our legislature continues to become clearer and I don’t like what I am seeing. I read an interesting article last week in the Gazette. The WV Treasurer’s office said it had approved 1155 nonpublic school vouchers since the application process opened March 1. Each of those applicants could receive $4,300. The vouchers shift public education dollars to private and home-schooling by giving money to individual families or private businesses that would have otherwise gone to the public school system. That is almost $5 million . . .

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