Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 3 Share on Twitter 1 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News   

Virginia: Koch Brothers Launch Campaign Against Ralph Northam for Governor by Diane Ravitch

Quicklink Submitted By     (# of views)   1 comment
Author 40790
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

'

ALEC CROW - 21st Century Disenfranchisement | The American L. | Flickr600 ├-- 840 - 164k - jpg
ALEC CROW - 21st Century Disenfranchisement | The American L. | Flickr600 ├-- 840 - 164k - jpg
(Image by flickr.com)
  Details   DMCA

If you live in Virginia and you love your local public school, get active in the campaign for Ralph Northam.' The Koch Brothers have unleashed campaign ads against VIRGINIA'S  Lt. Governor Ralph Northam, SPENDING nearly $3 Million.“Americans for Prosperity, the heart of the billionaire Koch Brothers’  political network launched a digital video criticizing Northam for voting against a bill to establish “educational savings accounts” that allow parents who remove children from public schools to receive 90 percent of the state funding that would have been spent on their child: for private-school tuition, tutoring, books and other educational costs. Such accounts are similar to vouchers in that they drain resources from public schools.” The Koch Brothers despise public education and are eager to elect a governor who will promote the DeVos agenda of school privatization.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At dianeravitch.net

 

Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)