When the two largest teachers unions in the state are bankrolling more than a third of the members on the state legislature’s Appropriations Committee it’s no wonder that kids lose out. This is the sad reality in Connecticut, where, on Monday, the General Assembly’s Appropriations Committee advanced a biennial budget plan that would strip $20.9 million… Continue reading Did the Teacher’s Union Pay Off Legislators to Vote Against Connecticut Families?
Here’s a great question for members of the Appropriations Committee: If a school has broad community support, why would you defund it? Despite the fact that more than 325 families have applied to Capital Prep Harbor School over the past month, this is exactly what might happen. Capital Prep Harbor, which is set to open… Continue reading Bridgeport Kids Stuck in Limbo: Funding For New School Maybe Be At Risk