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Tara Drinks

Editorial Coordinator

Tara Drinks is an editorial coordinator at Understood. She is also the creator and lead writer of The New Journalist, an online news site. A native of Long Island, New York, Tara has a B.A. in mass communications with a concentration in journalism from the University of Bridgeport. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and the New York Association of Black Journalists.

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NCLD Opposes “Donor” Profiting From Private School Vouchers

Last month, the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD), sent a letter to the IRS expressing our support for closing the loophole that has allowed donors to profit off of contributions to private school voucher programs in many states. In some states, a donor can contribute money to the state’s private school voucher program and … Continue reading NCLD Opposes “Donor” Profiting From Private School Vouchers

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