- The Washington Times - Friday, March 6, 2009

An article on the front page of Friday’s editions incorrectly quoted Sen. Jim DeMint, South Carolina Republican, commenting on the state of D.C. public schools. In arguing for continued funding for a federal school voucher program, Mr. DeMint said, “Parents tell us, they know in many cases, in D.C., if they’re sending their kids off to the public schools, the chances are very good they’re going to end up in a gang rather than graduating high school.”

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