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The States Hold the Cure to Our Woes

hiimterry Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 9:54 AM
I hope you're right, but I see it being an opening for charter school operators to bribe unelected board members into approving funds for their schools. If those schools do better than public schools on the same tests, then I guess I can't complain much. However, I live in Gwinnett county and I'm pretty satisfied with our schools. I'm afraid that the new charter school board will take money away from Gwinnett county and start sending it elsewhere. I pay a ton in school taxes and I would like to see that money stay right here in Gwinnett.

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