Why? Look who has come out against it.
Teachers and their representatives, the democrats in the Florida legislature, the civil rights organizations the NAACP and the LULAC and they have been joined by the PTA, SOS, Fund Education Now and several other parents groups.
Jeb Bush’s response, parents should have lots of choices as long as they choose what I am offering.
Only in Florida can a bill be so reviled by all the stakeholders have a better than good chance of passing.
It is not the interests of parents and children that the state legislature is concerned with but the pocketbooks of charter school operators and their own campaign accounts.