Home Educators are Teachers Act would allow federal tax deductions for home-schooling expenses

Home Educators are Teachers Act would allow federal tax deductions for home-schooling expenses

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Ralph Norman (R-SC5) Maybe you could even claim a tax writeoff for the cost of your kid’s clarinet lessons. Context Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the percentage of home-schooled K-12 students nearly doubled between 1999 and 2016, rising from 1.7 to 3.3 percent. That...

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Almost Unanimous, 2021 edition: We asked why these lone dissenters withheld their votes on bills

Almost Unanimous, 2021 edition: We asked why these lone dissenters withheld their votes on bills

This post was originally published on this site“Go Your Own Way” by Bill Gracey is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. As Frank Sinatra sang: “And more… much more than this… I did it my way.” Sometimes a Congress member will find themselves voting against something for which every single one of their...

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