February 22, 2011: Vouchers


A panel of testifiers present their research on what school vouchers would mean in Pennsylvania.

A panel of testifiers present their research on what school vouchers would mean in Pennsylvania.

Committee member Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, poses a question to a testifier supportive of vouchers.

Committee member Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Allegheny, poses a question to a testifier supportive of vouchers.


Democratic Education Committee chairman, Rep. Jim Roebuck, D-Phila., co-chaired the hearing with Policy Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster.

Democratic Education Committee chairman, Rep. Jim Roebuck, D-Phila., co-chaired the hearing with Policy Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster.

Many democratic legislators from across the state attended the hearing in order to learn more about a school voucher proposal.

Many democratic legislators from across the state attended the hearing in order to learn more about a school voucher proposal.