Here's the skinny on vouchers
Commentary: Corbett misses opportunity to chip away education's fortress
Patriot News, Published: Sunday, April 17, 2011, 6:32 PM
There’s this great scene in the 1975 screwball classic “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” where, in the course of trying to capture a castle held by a company of daffy French knights, King Arthur and his cronies build a gigantic, wooden rabbit that they push to the gates of the stronghold. That’s the scenario that leaped to mind last week when it was revealed that, during a private meeting with Republican senators, acting Education Secretary Ronald Tomalis let the news slip that the administration was actually on the fence about the school vouchers bill that the Senate GOP had positioned as its marquee effort for the new legislative session.