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Senate Education Committee

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Texas Lawmaker Tearfully Vows School Choice Fight

The head of the Senate Education Committee broke into tears Thursday as he promised to fight for dramatically expanded “school choice” in Texas.

03/21/2013

File photo of an empty classroom. (Photo by CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images)

Patrick: Students ‘Crying’ For More School Choice

The head of the Senate Education Committee says opposing his efforts to dramatically expand charter schools in Texas is tantamount to condemning 100,000 families statewide to endless waitlists.

02/21/2013

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