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Stephanie Linn: Interest in Education Savings Accounts Grows

March 17, 2014

This spring, six states are considering a new idea in school choice called education savings accounts. Stephanie Linn, director of state programs and government relations at the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, joins the podcast to discuss what's happening, how ESAs build on Milton Friedman's legacy, and why state lawmakers and parents are showing an interest in this innovative idea. Here's a link to the study Stephanie mentions during the podcast, called "The Education Debit Card," by Lindsay Burke.