Tag: Matthew Ladner


Arizona governor touts misleading narrative on Empowerment Scholarship Program

Arizona Governor Katie Hobbs released a memo to claim that Arizona’s Empowerment Scholarship Account represents “increased costs to taxpayers.” The memo claimed: “New estimates indicate the ESA voucher program may cost taxpayers up to $943,795,600 annually, resulting in a potential $319,795,600 General Fund shortfall in FY 2024.” These big, scary-sounding... READ MORE