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Sam Rohrer on Education

 


Tax credit for scholarships to private and public school

Sam Rohrer understands that a good education is necessary for good citizenship. Rohrer's commitment to advancing education was evident when he wrote the standard-setting EITC (Educational Investment Tax Credit) law, which encourages business to contribute toward private and public school scholarships for children of families with financial needs.
Source: 2012 Senate campaign website rohrerforsenate.org, "Issues" , Apr 8, 2015

Educational decisions should be local, not by bureaucrats

Sam Rohrer believes that educational decisions are best made as local as possible. The closer education is linked to direct parental involvement, the more effective it will be. He has actively opposed all intervention by the federal government in educational matters as a dangerous attempt to centralize and standardize decisions by bureaucrats thousands of miles away from parents.
Source: 2012 Senate campaign website rohrerforsenate.org, "Issues" , Apr 8, 2015

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