The Tri-Star State: Tennessee Legislature Keeps Tweaking Gov. Lee's School Voucher-Like Plan | Nashville Public Radio

The Tri-Star State: Tennessee Legislature Keeps Tweaking Gov. Lee's School Voucher-Like Plan

Apr 21, 2019

There have been many changes in the last few weeks to Gov. Bill Lee’s Education Savings Accounts proposal.

The legislature is still workshopping the details of the school voucher plan. And GOP leaders are trying to convince rural lawmakers on the fence, to vote for the bill.

WPLN’s political reporter, Sergio Martínez-Beltrán, has been following the negotiations and says it's been difficult for supporters to balance all the competing interests.

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