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The American Federation for Children is dedicated to providing members of the media with timely, accurate assistance regarding school choice issues. To arrange an interview, contact Matt Frendewey at or call (202) 280-1986.

Indiana Judge Upholds Constitutionality of Sweeping Voucher Program

Posted on January 17, 2012 at 04:02 PM | Indiana

An Indiana judge on Friday upheld the constitutionality of Indiana’s Choice Scholarship Program, strengthening the expansive, first-year voucher program and the futures of the thousands of low-income children it serves.

AFC’s Kevin Chavous Unites Education Reform with Civil Rights Legacy at Indiana MLK Event

Posted on January 12, 2012 at 07:42 PM | National

AFC Senior Advisor Kevin P. Chavous electrified a crowd of over 600 Indiana residents who gathered today at the State Capitol in Indianapolis, calling for a renewed commitment to courageous education reform during a keynote address at the 21st annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Celebration and Youth Summit. 

Juan Williams to Deliver Address at School Choice National Policy Summit

Posted on January 10, 2012 at 04:25 PM | National

Juan Williams—one of the nation’s leading journalists, commentators, and political analysts—will deliver an address on school choice at the American Federation for Children’s third annual National Policy Summit, held on May 3 and 4 in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Virginia Governor Unveils 2012 Education Reform Agenda

Posted on January 10, 2012 at 04:20 PM | Virginia

Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell yesterday announced an expansive education reform agenda for the 2012 legislative session that is poised to significantly expand educational options through creation of a scholarship tax credit program for the state’s low-income families.