NEWS: Baltimore Democratic Mayoral Candidate Supports School Choice

From The Baltimore Sun: Mayoral candidate and former city planning director Otis Rolley III has vowed to offer private school vouchers to students zoned to attend failing middle schools and says he would lobby to restore mayoral control to the city school … Continued

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Maryland: BOAST Tax Credit Could Save Maryland Taxpayers $267 Million

The BOAST Tax Credit proposal could produce net fiscal savings to the state of Maryland ranging from $7 million to $267 million over a 10-year period, according to a new report released today by the Foundation for Educational Choice.   … Continued

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Maryland – O’Malley backs tax credit to help private schools

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) threw his support Wednesday behind a tax credit designed to help Catholic and other private schools that are experiencing enrollment declines and recent closures. “I believe the bill is crucial if we are to stem … Continued

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