Jeanne Tyree-Francis
Jeanne Tyree-Francis

More money given to unaccountable voucher schools with less to the public schools who have so much accountability? I'm disgusted!

Michele Brown
Michele Brown
  • Jeanne Tyree-Francis

I agree!! If you don't want your child in public schools... PAY for it with your own money!!!!!!!!

Sandra Lepisto
Sandra Lepisto
  • Jeanne Tyree-Francis

Where's the "share" button?

Jeanne Tyree-Francis
Jeanne Tyree-Francis
  • Jeanne Tyree-Francis

It's above our comments.

Sandra J Haack
Sandra J Haack
  • Jeanne Tyree-Francis

Gov Walker is so out in right field - out of touch - down right stupid. His tactics for voucher schools have no standards of accountability. Wasn't public education established to create a literate public at a time when industrialization brought so many people into cities from the country sides and no one knew how to read or write. It's public, it could be improved but don't throw the baby and bath water out. It's what we have free and public education - let's invest and improve and update it and preserve it.

Dennis Boyer
Dennis Boyer

let him hear from Wisconsinites.

Sharron A Saint John
Sharron A Saint John
  • Dennis Boyer

He won't listen to us! We try!

Jeff Biertzer
Jeff Biertzer
  • Dennis Boyer

We will just have to try a little harder 14'. Words cannot describe the "hate" I have for this dictating thug and what he has done to this state, Walker has truly divided this state, and I don't see how we will ever recover from the antics he, and his party has done here. Just sucks.

Jermitt Krage
Jermitt Krage

Public Education is the backbone of our democratic society. The state has the responsibility of funding public education so all children can and will succeed. Vouchers drain funds from public schools and local communities and place money into the hands of those who can more likely pay the difference for a private education. This results in a lose in programs for children who greatly need a good public education in order to become productive citizens of this country. We all lose when money for vouchers drain funds from public education.

Ellen Nimleh
Ellen Nimleh
  • Jermitt Krage

A Republican running to be Wisconsin’s schools superintendent has blacklisted five reporters he considers biased. An internal memo from state Rep. Don Pridemore’s campaign says he will not call the five back or give phone interviews to them or their media outlets. It names Mary Spicuzza of the Wisconsin State Journal, David Umhoefer and Patrick Marley of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jack Craver of The Capital Times and Scott Bauer of The Associated Press. Craver provided a copy of the...

A Republican running to be Wisconsin’s schools superintendent has blacklisted five reporters he considers biased. An internal memo from state Rep. Don Pridemore’s campaign says he will not call the five back or give phone interviews to them or their media outlets. It names Mary Spicuzza of the Wisconsin State Journal, David Umhoefer and Patrick Marley of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jack Craver of The Capital Times and Scott Bauer of The Associated Press. Craver provided a copy of the memo to the AP on Sunday. The Hartford Republican is challenging incumbent Superintendent Tony Evers, who’s led the state Department of Public Instruction for four years. The job is officially a nonpartisan post. “If the reporter requests an interview, they must submit their questions in a written form and they will receive a written response to only those questions we want to respond to,” the memo said. “These are all LIBERAL’s and have chosen to parse words, phrases and spin my responses to fit their agendas. If they continue to spin our written responses, they will be ignored in the future.” http://www.gazettextra.com/weblogs/latest-news/2013/mar/17/gop-superintendents-campaign-blacklists-news-repor/

Mark Kuchta
Mark Kuchta

2014 cannot get here quick enough so we can vote this bum out of the mansion.

B J Falkent
B J Falkent

Why is our Gov. doing everything he can to undermine education in our public schools? Then, he wants to give us an income tax break? No wonder he never graduated from college.

Shelley Bergman
Shelley Bergman

AND PEOPLE WANT HIM TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT! DAMN FOOLS!

Brian Kienert
Brian Kienert

Walker is the biggest mistake Wisconsin has ever made!

Gary Parsons
Gary Parsons

Lets get back to basics, we have public schools here, use them. you want to go to a private school, you fit the bill and don't ask the people who send there kids to a public school to bail you out.

Albert Booth
Albert Booth

Remember next year to vote Scott Walker out if you had a mother or a sister someone in your life that the female take care about. Vote Scott Walker out if Scott Walker rights into law if a woman has to have an abortion she first has to have to test to show what sex it is and show it to the mother in face of procedures that he said he has no problem with. Well I do do you? Vote Scott Walker out

David Thompson
David Thompson

NO. I'm Catholic, and I believe in Catholic education---and I DO NOT agree with the voucher system. If parochial schools start accepting money from the state, the money will soon be coming with strings attached to it. If the state can give money to parochial schools it can also withhold it, if the schools don't follow rules that the state makes for them--and Walker is just enough of a shifty weasel to use a voucher system to leverage the schools to do whatever he wants.

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