Louisiana Supreme Court benchslaps Jindal funding mechanism for school vouchers
A blow ? and a decisive one ? for Gov. Bobby Jindal's attempt to remake the Louisiana public education system:
<blockquote>Louisiana's Supreme Court has ruled that the funding method for a private school tuition voucher program pushed through the Legislature last year by Gov. Bobby Jindal is unconstitutional.
Tuesday's 6-1 decision upholds a state district court ruling that the state constitution forbids using money earmarked for public schools in the state's Minimum Foundation Program to pay for private school tuition.? [ Read more ]
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