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Local legislators explain decisions on school bills
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Lincoln Parish School Board members heard reports on new state legislation during their monthly meeting last week.

District 11 Rep. Patrick Jefferson and District 12 Rep. Rob Shadoin discussed their feelings about education reform at the state level, including HB 976, which allows the use of state vouchers to pay for public school students to go to nonpublic schools.

Shadoin said that with certain amendments added, he told Gov. Bobby Jindal he would “hold my nose and vote for it.”

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