Comments for: Senate rejects LePage bill to lift charter school cap, send taxpayer funds to religious schools

Posted June 18, 2013, at 10:25 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bid by Gov. Paul LePage to lift a 10-school cap on charter schools and route some taxpayer funding to religious schools failed Tuesday night in the Senate by a vote of 29-6. LD 1529, An Act to Expand School Choice for Maine Students, was sponsored by …

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