ACTION ALERT: Stop Footing the Bill for Religious Training in D.C. Private Schools
Action Alerts | Stop footing the bill for religious training in D.C. private schools
UPDATE: The House Appropriations panel has adjourned for the year and will not be voting on the legislation containing the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship program. Although this legislation is currently blocked, it is still important that you let your House and Senate representatives know, if you have not done so already, that continuing this program is unacceptable.
June 19, 2008 - On Tuesday, June 17th, the House Financial Services Appropriations Subcommittee decided to continue funding D.C. Opportunity Scholarships. This program allows parents in the District of Columbia to send their children to religious schools with tuition vouchers funded by American taxpayers.
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Democrats on the House Appropriations Committee are:
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