Today in the Tulsa World, editorial writer Wayne Greene makes a persuasive case against SQ 744.
Mr. Greene is but the latest addition to a growing list of prominent public-education supporters who are voicing opposition to SQ 744, the so-called HOPE initiative. Others saying nope to HOPE include:
- Lt. Gov. Jari Askins
- Attorney General Drew Edmondson
- Economist Larkin Warner
- State Rep. Scott Inman (who has been chosen by House Democrats as their next leader designate)
- Brad Henry's hometown newspaper
- The president of the Oklahoma City affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers