Schools Albany Refuses to Help

Posted on June 18, 2014 In Op-eds

By Jeff Leb

June 17, 2014

In answer to an unprecedented advocacy effort that included thousands of schoolchildren, hundreds of union members and groups that represented hundreds of non-public schools, state leaders gave assurances that the Education Investment Tax Credit would be included in the state budget approved at the end of March.

Yet somehow a program that could single-handedly create millions of dollars for scholarships to nonpublic schools got left behind on the cutting-room floor.

Like so many Catholic schools, Jewish schools are struggling to stay solvent.

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