Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

The following Notre Dame faculty member is available for additional comment:
p. School vouchers: The Supreme Court’s action today in Jackson v. Benson, leaving intact a Wisconsin program providing vouchers for students of poor families who attend private schools in Milwaukee, makes it clear that “discrimination against religious schools in the administration of generally available education funds is not required to separate church and state,” says Douglas W. Kmiec, professor of law at Notre Dame. “This should be the beginning of the end of school monopolies that keep underprivileged children locked in under-performing and violent schools.”p. *Contact: Dennis Brown, 219-631-7367;

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