Author: Mary

League Study Group Update: School Choice in Virginia

Do Virginia’s public schools face fierce competition and challenges from the private and corporate sectors? Should donors get tax breaks by giving to private schools through scholarship foundations? The Virginia LWV School Choice Task Force has done considerable research concluding that our Education Position needs to be supplemented with specifics on Virginia school choice options….

Update on School Choice Task Force

by Carol Noggle, LWV-VA School Choice Task Force Leader This month the LWV-VA School Choice Task Force has been busy following and reporting on School Funding related bills in the Virginia House of Delegates and the Virginia Senate. For more information about specific bills, please go to here. Once again this year, Virginia legislators have…

Action Alert 15: Medicaid Expansion

Action Alert 15 (March 9) Medicaid Expansion is still needed! With the regular legislative session scheduled to end on Saturday, there are rumors that the session may be extended. There is much more work to be done by our representatives and our members. Each week of the legislative session at least 5, and as many as 11, from the…