The union leaders claim to be standing up for the state constitution; however, they are simply trying to stomp out any competition. It’s unfortunate that they are willing to do so at the expense of the children. The vouchers provide the students the opportunity to attend schools they otherwise could not afford, schools that will lead them to a brighter future. Once again the union leaders are putting themselves ahead of the students they are supposed to be educating.
The good news is that the program’s supporters will appeal the decision, suspending the ruling and allowing the program to continue for now during the appeal process.