Strange Choice

Catanzaro, Mike
January 2000
New Republic;01/24/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 4, p14
Focuses on Michigan Governor John Engler's opposition to educational vouchers. Initiative taken by pro-voucher forces, named "Kids First! Yes!," to gather signatures to put it on the state ballot; Views of Engler that the school-choice initiative will induce the African Americans, who support it in fairly large majorities, and union members, who oppose it in fairly large majorities, to flock to the polls to be held this year, and therefore the voucher initiative should be stopped; Criticism of Engler by the Republicans for his stance.


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