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StateImpact Indiana: School Vouchers Opposition

by Kyle Stokes

July 5, 2013

New eligibility requirements for Indiana’s school voucher program take effect this week.  Supporters hope making more students eligible to receive public dollars to attend private schools will grow the number of students in the program.  But Fort Wayne Journal Gazette editorial page editor Karen Francisco worries vouchers will drain funding from public schools.  Francisco talks with StateImpact Indiana’s Kyle Stokes.

StateImpact Indiana is a collaboration between NPR and your Indiana Public Broadcasting stations.