Blog & Statehouse Notes

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #352 – President’s Day Public Education Zoom Webinar

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #352 – President’s Day Public Education Zoom Webinar

Dear Friends, Weather Alert: Join in on the Public Education Zoom webinar tomorrow Feb. 15th at 3PM! A small President’s Day event had been planned in the Statehouse to meet Covid guidelines, but that has been changed to a virtual Zoom/phone event due to the winter...

read more
Three former top Indiana education leaders sign letter opposing education scholarship accounts and voucher expansion

Three former top Indiana education leaders sign letter opposing education scholarship accounts and voucher expansion

An Opposition Letter from Public School Supporters to Members of the Indiana General Assembly and Governor Holcomb In support of the 94% of Indiana students who attend public schools, we strongly oppose House Bill 1005, Senate Bill 412 and Senate Bill 413. Education...

read more
Vic’s Statehouse Notes #351 –  The death knell of accountability

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #351 – The death knell of accountability

Dear Friends, The House Education Committee last Wednesday passed House Bill 1005, taking Indiana in a radical and controversial direction.  Let there be no confusion.  This is new. Education Savings Accounts, now called Education Scholarship Accounts in House Bill...

read more
HB 1005 headed to House Ways & Means – take action

HB 1005 headed to House Ways & Means – take action

URGENT: House Bill 1005 which expands the Indiana Choice Scholarship (voucher) program and creates Education "Scholarship" Accounts (also known as Education Savings Accounts or ESAs) passed out of the House Education Committee last week and is now headed to the House...

read more
Vic’s Statehouse Notes #350 – Shock and awe!

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #350 – Shock and awe!

 Dear Friends, Shock and awe! Public education in Indiana is truly under attack. In a late move that I did not hear about until this morning, the Senate Education Committee has also scheduled their version of the Education Savings Accounts bill to be heard on the same...

read more
Vic’s Statehouse Notes #349 – Is this the end of public education in Indiana?

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #349 – Is this the end of public education in Indiana?

Dear Friends, Is this the end of public education in Indiana? Is Indiana following Milton Friedman’s playbook to give education money to parents and not to the schools? House Bill 1005 would authorize the Indiana Treasurer to set up an online portal costing, according...

read more
Vic’s Statehouse Notes #348

Vic’s Statehouse Notes #348

Dear Friends, Heads up! Public education is under the most serious attack ever seen in Indiana. Will you help defend it as you have for the last decade? Taking advantage of the pandemic and reduced citizen access to the Statehouse, private education advocates in the...

read more

Not a member? Join or donate today!

Questions? Contact us at info@indianacoalitionforpubliced.org

JoinDonate

Hoosiers for Public Education

Indiana Coalition for Public Education has a bipartisan affiliated political action committee, Hoosiers for Public Education. Contributions to the PAC are pooled strategically to support the election of Indiana General Assembly candidates who stand up for Indiana public schools. Please click below to learn more or to contribute.

Click Here

Pin It on Pinterest