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Kentucky spends $18 million busing kids to religious schools in spite of state constitution

The Commonwealth of Kentucky may have violated its constitution by spending over $18 million in taxpayer money to bus students to religious and other private schools — and lawmakers are planning to spend even more. Financial records outlined by the Lexington Herald-Leader last week showed that $18 million had been…

Report: $1 billion in taxpayer money went to anti-science private schools last year

Taxpayers are helping to pay for courses and textbooks that encourage students to mistrust science, mathematics, and the secular world itself – and those efforts seem likely to expand into other states. Currently, taxpayers in 14 states funnel nearly $1 billion in private school tuition through voucher programs, paying those…