HB 1, the House budget bill, will be heard on the floor of the House today, with several proposed amendments affecting public education.
Please contact your state representative today and ask him or her to do the following:
* Vote “Yes” on the Herrero Amendment to HB 1 that would not allow public school dollars to be funneled to private schools (vouchers).
* Vote “Yes” for more funding for public schools, including funding for expanded pre-K and for school employees’ health insurance.
Call 888-836-8368 now to connect with the Capitol operator, then ask to be directed to your state representative’s office. More…