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Wednesday, May 2, 2007

Democrat Says There Is A "Special Place in Hell" for Christian Parents who Don't Use Public Schools

THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: It's nice to know what some Democrats REALLY think of Christians who homeschool their kids or send them to private and charter schools...
Parents who fail to toe the line set by the combination of government schools and union educators deserve a "special place in hell," according to a Colorado state lawmaker.

The statement was made in a legislative strategy e-mail from Rep. Mike Merrifield, D-Colorado Springs, to Sen. Sue Windels, D-Arvada, and was uncovered during a recent open records investigation by the FaceTheState, a political blog.

The e-mail was written during an exchange in which Merrifield and Windels were looking for procedures through which they could gut the state's Charter School Institute, which allows parents to set up schools that compete with public schools and are run by parents....

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