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A hint of hypocrisy: Parental choice only for the powerful

A new survey shows that 38% of members of Congress have at some point made the choice to send their children to private school.  (Nationally, only 11% of U.S. students are currently in private schools.)  The Washington Post points out the incongruity of making this decision for your own family while preventing low-income families from having the same choice–which is exactly what Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and DC OSP opponent Sen. Dick Durbin seem to be doing.  Read the editorial here.


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