Post-Espinoza, It’s Time to Embrace More Pluralism

By Alex Spurrier

July 3, 2020

My reaction to the Espinoza decision in Ahead of the Heard:

The majority opinion in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue from Chief Justice Roberts could not be more clear: “A State need not subsidize private education. But once a State decides to do so, it cannot disqualify some private schools solely because they are religious.” With this ruling, “Blaine Amendments” in state constitutions were essentially repealed. It’s an unequivocal victory for school choice advocates on the question of who can operate a school with public funding, decidedly in favor of a pluralistic approach.

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July 3, 2020
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