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Tax Dollars for Private Schools: A Bad Idea

Two New Bills Would Drain K-12 Funding, Conflict with State ConstitutionWhen NSEA Director of Research Larry Scherer testified in opposition to LB118 and LB295 before the Legislature’s Revenue Committee, he made two clear points.First, Scherer said the two bills likely run afoul of the state’s constitution. LB118 would allow annual tax deductions of up to $2,000 per child to assist parents with the expense of attending public, private or...