State Senator Janet Cruz introduced a bill to ban for-profit charters in Florida. Nearly half the charters in the state operate for profit. They give campaign contributions to key legislators. They are related to legislators. Senator Cruz is a brave woman.

The League of Women Voters supports her bill.

So does government watchdog Integrity Florida.

Itwill beipposed by Academica, Charter Schools USA, and Imagine, the big for-profit chains. It will be opposed by Jeb Bush, Governor DeSantis, and Betsy DeVos. It will beopposed by profiteers and grifters.