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In the Defense of Liberty
Fighting back against violations of American rights
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Q: What are Education Savings Accounts? A: Education Savings Accounts are private accounts managed by parents for use on educational expenses for their child. With an account, the state deposits a portion of a child’s funds from the state education formula into a private account that parents use to ...
BY NAOMI LOPEZ BAUMAN AND JOHN DAVIDSON
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Being free means not having to ask permission. Having rights means being able to choose—to decide and to act—without needing approval from some authority figure first. When America’s founding fathers declared independence from Great Britain, they rejected the monarchical idea that freedom is a gift ...