See here for the
D.C. Council Opposition to Vouchers Analysis.
See Details on the Status of
Vouchers in D.C. here.
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1583, and all D.C.
unsavory case for D.C. vouchers.
Oct. 13 The threat of
D.C. vouchers in the federal budget bill looms large.
Sept 8 Washington
Post editorial calls school vouchers a voting rights issue.
Vouchers approved by Senate Committee with the help of Senator Feinstein
Coalition lobbies Congress to stop vouchers in D.C.
Sept. 2 Call
Congress Campaign Launched to Voice Opposition to Voucher Plan
July 25 House Delays vote on vouchers and Ties Up the D.C. Appropriations Bil
Foes Halt Vote on School Vouchers in the Senate
U.S. House Government Reform Committee narrowly approves HR
2556 Davis' voucher bill. (see
July 8 Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton introduces HR- 2669
legislation to fund publicly accountable schools
Chavous' support for vouchers slips
GOP Bullies DC on Vouchers - no democracy for black city
President Bush pushes the voucher plan for D.C. at local
June 30 Ward 7 Democrats
Public Forum: Vouchers, Penn. Ave Baptist Church, 3000 Penn.
Cleveland Program gives glimpse of a D.C. with vouchers:
program serves well-off, students not better off
Vouchers No Threat to Schools, Davis says
June 24 Rep.
Davis holds hearing on voucher bill for D.C., HR-2566
Voucher Bill Omits Funding for the City's Public Schools
Mayor nominates two pro-voucher candidates to fill vacant
School Board seat
Petition launched to urge public
dollars only for publicly accountable schools
Antivoucher rally of 200 with City Council, School Board and
Congresswoman Norton at Wilson Building
Stop D.C. Vouchers launches
e-mail, fax, phone and letter-writing campaign to city and
Coalition for Accountable Public Schools announces its
formation, opposition to private school vouchers.
Mayor Reverses Position and Endorses Private School Vouchers
D.C. School Board President Cafritz Admits Authoring
Anti-voucher Website Essay
D.C. School Board President Peggy Cafritz Changes Course and
Endorses Private School Vouchers
Local and National Education Advocacy Coalition Condemns
Federal legislation to Impose Vouchers in D.C.
Representative Jeff Flake introduces
HR-684, legislation to institute private school vouchers
Feb 12 '03
Senator Judd Gregg introduces
S.4, Part B, companion legislative provisions to HR-684
for D.C. vouchers
Zogby Poll Shows Overwhelming Majority of D.C. Residents
reject Private School Vouchers.
GAO report on vouchers released showing no significant
achievement gains afforded by vouchers
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