Government by the checkbook

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HONEST GRAFT. Let’s get this straight. 60 percent of Coloradans oppose school vouchers, according to a February poll — following up on the defeat of a voucher plan in a statewide vote in 1992, where proponents lost 66 to 34. Yet according to The Associated Press , last Friday a state Senate committee accepted a $78,300 check from the pro-voucher Colorado Alliance for Reform in Education — and promptly approved a public-school voucher program the group supports.

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