Media Coverage of Voucher Expansion Proposal


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Date Source Article (and School District)
Jun 18 Appleton Post-Crescent Official speaks out against vouchers
Jun 17 Baraboo News Republic Educators speak out against voucher expansion
Jun 5 Ripon Commonwealth Press Editorial: Is Wisconsin giving up on public schools?
Jun 3 Oshkosh Area School Board News release on resolution (opposing voucher expansion, special education vouchers, state-appointed charter board; advocating $200/pupil aid increase)
May 31 Eau Claire Leader-Telegram Local school leaders pan GOP plan to expand vouchers statewide
May 28 The Capital Times The voters are right: Vouchers are wrong
May 24 Fond du Lac Reporter Guest Commentary: Why can't we fund public schools like we used to?
May 24 Wausau Daily Herald Lueders: Dollars grease skids for school choice 
May 23 Channel 3, Madison Voucher expansion unneeded and unwise
May 23 Green Bay Press Gazette Editorial: Voucher program expansion should not be in budget
May 20 Capital Times Pro-voucher group targets Madison School District
May 15 Stevens Point Journal Event talks about school voucher concerns
May 15 Shepherd Express Milwaukee Are school vouchers worth it
May 12 La Crosse Tribune Our view: Vouchers won’t improve education
May 12 Stevens Point Journal Event to look at school voucher issues
May 10 La Crosse Tribune Nerison: No need for school vouchers in western Wisconsin
May 7 Fond du Lac Reporter Gudex fields criticism of school voucher program support
May 4 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Vouchers a boon for private schools in Milwaukee, Racine counties
May 4 Racine Journal Times Special education vouchers: How they would work and their projected impact on students
Apr 30 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Our view: School choice: Evidence doesn't support choice program expansion
Apr 29 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Debate over expansion of voucher program heats up (Green Bay)
Apr 28 Green Bay Press Gazette Green Bay school officials organize to fight vouchers
Apr 27 Door County Advocate Green Bay school leaders take on vouchers
Apr 26 River Falls Journal Many implore legislators (Amery, Osceola, Somerset)
Apr 15 Shorewood Patch Walker, state GOP attempting to defund public schools, panel argues
Apr 15 Manitowoc Herald Times Citizens sound off at budget input session
Apr 8 WKBT-TV, La Crosse School funding, vouchers focus of budget hearing
Apr 8 Door County Daily News Area school superintendents to attend state budget hearing in Green Bay (Sturgeon Bay Supt. Joe Stutting, Algoma Supt. Ron Welch)
Mar 24 Appleton Post-Crescent Editorial: School's in session on voucher expansion
Feb 27 Beloit Daily News ABCDF?: Voucher plan sparks debate on measuring Beloit schools
Feb 26 Muskego Patch Say 'no' to voucher expansion, says former superintendent
Feb 24 La Crosse Tribune Our view: K-12 education takes another hit
Feb 19 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Voucher expansion: Walker's voucher plan goes too far, too fast