ACLU of WI Calls Governor Walker’s Fantastic Math Part of National Attempt to Privatize Public Education

Thursday, March 17, 2011

The Governor’s privatization ideology appears to have blinded him to the stark realities Wisconsin school children will face if a budget is passed with a $834 million cut in school aids over the course of the biennium. Walker’s de-funding scheme coupled with a costly and wasteful expansion of the failed private school voucher program in Milwaukee and independent charter schools statewide will privatize public education in Wisconsin.