Coalition Letter Opposing Funding for DC Voucher Program

The ACLU joined this National Coalition for Public Education letter opposing funding of the District of Columbia private school voucher program in the FY2019 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill. The legislation proposed to increase funding for the program beyond its previous funding level. The letter details how the program has been shown to be ineffective and unaccountable, while providing public funds to private schools that strip students of critical civil rights protections.

Stay Informed