Alabama school flexibility bill tax credits http://apr.org en Ala. Governor to Sign Private School Tax Credits http://apr.org/post/ala-governor-sign-private-school-tax-credits <P>Gov. Robert Bentley is ready to sign legislation providing tax credits to parents who move their children from failing public schools to private schools.</P> <DIV> <P>Republicans in the Legislature passed the bill on a party-line vote Thursday night, but the Legislature can't officially deliver the bill to the governor until Tuesday afternoon. Bentley says he will sign it after getting it. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 12:25:14 +0000 The Associated Press 26102 at http://apr.org Ala. Governor to Sign Private School Tax Credits Alabama School Flex Bill with Tax Credits Passes http://apr.org/post/alabama-school-flex-bill-tax-credits-passes <P>The Alabama Legislature has passed a school flexibility bill that was expanded by Republicans to include tax credits for parents who move their children from failing public schools to private schools.</P> <P>The revised version of the bill got passed by the House 51-26 Thursday night and then 22-11 by the Senate after a long shouting match. The bill now goes to the governor, who says he will sign it.</P> <P>State school Superintendent Tommy Bice dropped his support for the bill. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:37:08 +0000 The Associated Press 25888 at http://apr.org Alabama School Flex Bill with Tax Credits Passes