"Take firm hold of instruction, do not let go;
Keep her, for she is your life."
Texas State Capitol -- Allan Parker of the Justice foundation spoke about school choice:
- "We don't need to make our kindergarteners missionaries in a godless system, we need to educate them in a God-filled system."
- 85% of Republican primary voters supported school choice in 2012.
- "If you like your current school, you can keep it."
- 100,000 child waiting list for charter schools.
- Government creates scarcity, choice creates abundance.
- Bill specifically states "no new regulation" of private schools.
- Program run by Comptroller, not T.E.A