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Keith Butler on Education

 


Supports accountability, competition, and portability

Source: Campaign website, butlerforussenate.com, "Issues" Jun 24, 2006

Supported vouchers but respects voters' rejection

I was a supporter of vouchers for Michigan schools. I believed that we should give all parents the same opportunities for their children. The wealthy should not be the only ones who can give their children a leg up. Michigan voters rejected vouchers and I respect that. While understanding that vouchers are not the answer today in Michigan, I will continue to look for ways to provide ALL of Michigan's children with the best education possible for each child.
Source: Campaign website, butlerforussenate.com, "Issues" Jun 24, 2006

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