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Mark Curran on Education

 

 


Need localized approach to education and parental choice

Ensure a more localized approach to our education system. Give parents the ability to choose where they want to send their child to school, regardless of their income level or zip code.
Source: ScienceDebate.org on 2020 Illinois Senate race , Nov 3, 2020

There is no student loan crisis: against "free college"

Q: What should Congress do to address the student loan crisis? Would you use the word "crisis"?

CURRAN: I could cite many examples as to why the Illinois Universities are known for waste and unreasonably high salaries and pensions. I am not a proponent of "free college." Peoples choices have consequences and there is a reason why people come from all over the globe to go to college here. There is no crisis.

Source: Chicago Sun Times on 2020 Illinois Senate race , Jan 22, 2020

Anti-free college, according to AFA survey.

Curran opposes the AFA survey question on free college

The AFA inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college'? Self-description: (American Family Association helps produce iVoterGuides): "Grounded in God; rooted in research"; they "thoroughly investigate candidates"; when they cannot "evaluate with confidence, they receive an 'Insufficient' rating" (& we exclude)

Source: AFA Survey 20AFA-7 on Sep 11, 2020

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