Still No Accountability with Taxpayer-Funded Vouchers for Private and Religious School Tuition

Stephen Herzenberg, Rachel Tabachnick |

Despite Pennsylvania’s structural deficit and Governor Wolf’s proposal to cut tax credits by $100 million in 2017-18, lawmakers are currently considering expanding two programs that already provide $125 million in taxpayer-funded vouchers to attend religious or other private schools. This report highlights why this expansion is problematic and why additional accountability is necessary for the OSTC and EITC programs.

Still No Accountability