The Louisiana Federation for Children (LFC), the state’s voice for educational choice, wishes to thank members of Louisiana’s Senate Education Committee for defeating legislation that sought to weaken the Louisiana Scholarship Program (LSP). Senate Bill 13 would have placed restrictions on the eligibility of Kindergarten students entering the LSP.
Louisiana Federation for Children chairman Eddie Rispone discusses the importance of fully funding the Louisiana Scholarship Program.
WNBA legend, 4-time Olympic gold medal winner and Champion for Choice, Lisa Leslie was in Baton Rouge, La., on Tuesday, speaking with Louisiana lawmakers about the importance of school choice. During the Louisiana School Choice Legislative Reception, Leslie shared the story of when she realized the importance of choice, when she and her husband had to […]
Baton Rouge, La. (June 12, 2015) — The Louisiana Federation for Children, the state’s voice for educational choice, applauds the passage of House Bill 1. Late Thursday night, the Louisiana House of Representatives voted to fully fund the Louisiana Scholarship Program for the 2015-2016 school year. With a bipartisan vote of 80-19, House Bill 1 provides […]
The Louisiana Federation for Children (LFC) recognized the bold leadership of bipartisan members of Louisiana’s Legislature who have supported educational choice for Louisiana’s children. The “Champions for Choice” event, held at the Jimmie Davis House in Baton Rouge, honored 77 legislative leaders with special tributes for their distinctive leadership in protecting and expanding educational choice. […]
Baton Rouge, La. (June 9, 2014)—The Louisiana Federation for Children (LFC), the state’s voice for educational choice, declared the 2014 Legislative session as a success for Louisiana children. The session saw bipartisan support for Louisiana’s Scholarship Program as it was renewed and strengthened, creation of a public school choice program and more options made available […]