Thanks to Lobbyist Siobhan for letting us know about Gregg Lawson, of the Buckeye Institute, speaking out for universal school vouchers. Here is a link to a web-site that details their ideas about Education Savings Accounts.
The State legislators will be reluctant to drop the real estate taxes as a funding mechanism for the schools, because they provide some stability as a revenue source, as opposed to income or a sales tax.
It is becoming quite clear that a citizens’ “property tax revolt” is going to be needed in the State of Ohio in order to get the attention of our State legislators.
We will continue to keep you posted as we “start climbing this mountain” one step at a time.