We’ve been talking with our neighbors a lot about the issue of school vouchers. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned after hundreds of these conversations, it’s this:
Not nearly enough people understand vouchers.
School tuition vouchers (or “Empowerment Scholarship Accounts”) are a benign-sounding program to most voters, thanks in part to big spending by school profiteers. But in reality, they’re a discriminatory Christian nationalist scam on working people.
Since a huge expansion of school vouchers will be decided by voters (again) this year, here are the top points we’re finding get people fired up and on our side.