Panel debates school vouchers

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Are school vouchers an issue of civil rights or simply a way to bolster  private schools by siphoning tax dollars away from public education?

That question was debated vigorously at a town hall meeting Thursday evening  sponsored by the San Antonio Express-News and the University  of Texas at San Antonio.

Panelists included Justice Foundation President Allan  Parker, former state Rep. Kent  Grusendorf, Shelley  Potter of the San Antonio Alliance of Teachers and Support Personnel, and  former Northside Independent School District Superintendent John  Folks. Express-News columnist Gilbert  Garcia was the moderator. Read More