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Not for home school and perhaps not even private school (which vouchers would not cover completely),

My prediction is that if school vouchers are available to everyone, then the tuition at private schools will immediately increase by the value of the voucher. Government intervention rarely achieves its goal.

If every kid has the "right" to a school voucher, then it is an entitlement program.

The public school system needs to be shaken up, but I don't see vouchers as the solution.

States are already spending a great deal of money on education of illegal aliens. States are required to provide education to all regardless of legal status. If all students are eligible for vouchers, then illegal aliens would be eligible.
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