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The Price of Freedom- It Isn’t Free

February 05, 2014

By Senator Joe Balyeat (published with Freedom Watch: October 3, 2009)   Abraham Lincoln said, “Those who would deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves.” With the passage of another 9/11 anniversary this last week, I figured tonight would be a good time to reflect upon our Freedom as Americans; and the price [...]

AFP in Anchorage Daily News: ‘Time for Alaskans to Have School Choice’

January 26, 2014

“There is no respect in which inhabitants of low-income neighborhoods are so disadvantaged as in the kind of schooling they can get for their children.” (Nobel Prize-winner Milton Friedman) Milton Friedman heralded freedom — that free choices and free markets unfettered by government restrictions produce the happiest, healthiest, wealthiest peoples throughout world history. Friedman’s free-choice [...]

Will New Year be a New Dawn for Alaska Educational Freedom?

January 11, 2014 J

by Joe Balyeat, CPA   “There is no respect in which inhabitants of a low-income neighborhood are so disadvantaged as in the kind of schooling they can get for their children.” (Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman)   Milton Friedman was devoted to freedom – his belief that human free choices and free markets unfettered by [...]