Where's Gretchen?

Last week, Democrat gubernatorial candidate Shri Thanedar released an “education” plan that directly assaults school choice by banning for-profit schools[1]. Under his plan, the four best public schools in the state would be forced to close.

Democrat frontrunner Gretchen Whitmer has also been an outspoken opponent of school choice, but it’s been difficult to nail her down on specifics about, well, anything. While she’s spoken about wanting to “punish” charters[2] that don’t shut down poor schools, would she go as far as her fellow Democrats in wanting to shut down Michigan’s best schools?

 

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