“The most pro-public school position you can have is to be pro-school choice.”
School choice advocates say the program would empower parents to make the best educational choices for their children.
“If we don’t take action right now to stop the liberal indoctrination … within a generation, the left is going to own all the levers of power and government.”
“The parents who are at the capitol today, they’re awake, they’ve woken up, they felt powerless in 2020 and they’re going to make sure they never feel powerless like that ever again.”
“Parents should be empowered to choose the best school to meet the needs of their child.”
At this crucial time, it is imperative that we demand real school choice that puts parents in control rather than government bureaucracies.
These groups have long opposed school choice and other forms of education reform.
Abbott’s words on school choice, however, run in contrast to some of his recent actions.
A recent comment from a left-wing activist is raising more questions about Abbott’s position on the issue.
Although school choice is an official Republican Party of Texas priority, lawmakers failed to advance the issue in the last legislative session.