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Schoolbook

Thousands Rally to Support Better Schools, with Mixed Messages

Thursday, October 02, 2014

The parents and students who rallied in lower Manhattan on Thursday said they wanted better city schools of all types, but many were also calling for more charter schools.
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Schoolbook

Pro-Charter School Group Spent Nearly $6 Million in Media Blitz

Friday, July 18, 2014

The lobbying group that urged the state to support charter schools spent almost $6 million on advertisements this spring. Backers of the city's pre-k expansion were also heavy spenders.

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Schoolbook

Charter Lobbyists Disclose Some Spending

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

The group that paid for a multi-million dollar round of television ads promoting charter schools said it isn't required to disclose all of its expenses as lobbying.

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WNYC News

Who Is Behind the Pro-Charter Schools Group Fighting de Blasio?

Thursday, March 06, 2014

WNYC

Financial sector leaders have long been some of the biggest supporters of the charter-school movement, a fact that has been red meat for charter school opponents.

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Schoolbook

Democrats Pitch to Supporters of Charter Schools

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Democrats running for mayor have appeared before the teachers' union and various community groups. On Tuesday, some of them addressed an auditorium of parents organized by a group that supports charter schools.

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