vouchers on Townhall

Cal Thomas - Thu Feb 17

On the home page of the Office of Management and Budget website, President Obama is quoted: "Rather than fight the same tired battles that have dominated Washington for decades, it's time to try something new." ... more

Kathryn Lopez - Sat Jan 29

Is the party of Lincoln the party of civil rights? Are Republican conservatives the new civil-rights leaders? These are far from the most frequently asked questions in American politics, but they're worth raising. ... more

Dick Morris and Eileen McGann - Sat Jan 29

When Obama started to speak about the need to improve education, upgrade our schools and attract quality teachers, an elephant appeared in the living rooms of most Americans who were watching. ... more

David Spady - Fri Jan 28

40-year-old Kelly Williams-Bolar lives in a housing project in Akron, Ohio. The local public school that her children were trapped in is one of the worst performing schools in the state. ... more

Marvin Olasky - Wed Jan 26

In an article in The New Republic by Tiffany Stanley last month showed how skewed some liberal thinking is. ... more

Romina Boccia - Tue Jan 25

Most states have substantial shortfalls projected not just this year, but into the future, unless governors and legislators make fundamental changes to the budget. Public education, as the single largest category of all state and local government expenditures, has to be on the table for reductions. ... more

Paul Kengor - Mon Jan 24

Given the somber anniversary of Roe v. Wade—source of 40 million abortions since 1973—I thought I’d share an excellent but forgotten speech by President Ronald Reagan. ... more

Guy Benson - Mon Jan 24

Virginia Walden Ford's modest two-story home in northeast Washington, DC seems nondescript from the curb. Step through her front door, however, and you’ve entered the nerve center of DC Parents for School Choice, a grassroots organization whose current mission is to restore full federal funding to a popular and successful school vouchers program . ... more

Walter E. Williams - Wed Dec 22

The fact that black youngsters trail their white counterparts by three or four years becomes even more grim when we recognize that the education white youngsters receive is nothing to write home about. ... more

Howard Rich - Thu Dec 16

With fresh data showing that students in the United States are falling further behind their international peers, a commitment to universal parental choice at all levels of government is needed now more than ever. ... more

Peter Ferrara - Tue Dec 14

Federal Court Judge Henry Hudson granted America an early Christmas present on December 13 by declaring the individual mandate in Obamacare unconstitutional. ... more

Michael Gerson - Tue Dec 14

Passing the tax compromise between President Obama and congressional Republicans would be a notable achievement -- but mainly a negative one. ... more

Paul Kengor - Tue Feb 2

The Obama administration and Democratic Congress “rejected funding for school vouchers for poor children in Washington, DC, but supported funding for abortions for the mothers of those children.” The contrast is breathtaking, but true. ... more