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Joseph L. Bast

Joseph L. Bast is president of The Heartland Institute in Chicago.

From Joseph L. Bast

Can Mayors Solve School Problems?

Can Mayors Solve School Problems?

A recent Detroit Free Press poll showed that 77 percent of Detroit parents support amending the constitution to allow for tax credits for tuition at nonpublic schools. Parents seem to be saying they would rather pick their children's school than pick the politicians who run the schools. … more