A new study says the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program will have a $473 million economic impact on the Milwaukee area by 2035 because of higher graduation rates for voucher school students compared to their peers in Milwaukee Public Schools.
In case you missed it Friday, over at Watchdog.org I reported on a new study by the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty on the effects of Act 10 on our state’s public schools. The fear that Act 10 would somehow ruin public education in Wisconsin is *ahem* a bit overblown. We look back five […]
Catching up on the week’s action, here are the most recent stories I did for Watchdog.org. You can always follow the latest articles by me, regardless of where they appeared, at my Facebook author page. Looking ahead to Monday, already loaded in the queue, is an article on a new report by the Wisconsin Institute […]
WILL and MacIver Institute Statement on JFC changes to open records law: Proposed Changes to Wisconsin’s Open Records Law Hinder Public Access, Scrutiny of Government Changes made to transparency inappropriately made with little transparency Milwaukee and Madison, WI – July 3, 2015 – The John K. MacIver Institute for Public Policy and the Wisconsin Institute […]
The following is a letter from Brett Healy of the MacIver Institute regarding the proposed Milwaukee Streetcar Project. Healy explains how you can help find out if WE Energy customers from around the state will have to help pay for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett’s streetcar dream. Dear Friend, As you may know, I have […]