Editorial: Why are unions and Democrats so opposed to giving poor children a choice in schooling?

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Jul 9, 12:00 AM

Editorial: Why are unions and Democrats so opposed to giving poor children a choice in schooling?

The program, contrary to what you may have heard from opponents, was not foisted on an unwilling city by congressional Republicans, but was backed by then-Mayor Anthony A. Williams (D) and has been embraced by parents who want the school choice that affluent families take for granted.

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