Education | Education savings account programs in Arizona and New Mexico suffer midterm setbacks
by Leigh Jones
Posted 11/14/18, 04:36 pm
School choice advocates are spinning last week’s election results in the most positive light possible.
“School choice victorious in the 2018 elections,” read the headline on a press release issued by the American Federation for Children.
That’s a bit of a stretch. While voters elected pro–school choice candidates in many states, they dealt a significant blow to the choice movement’s flagship initiative—the education savings account (ESA).