The American Prospect‘s Carl Davis explains why donating to private elementary and high schools is providing generous tax credits to donors in many states. “By offering tax subsidies in exchange for donations to private school scholarship programs, states are using private citizens as middlemen. Rather than include line-items in state budgets for spending on school vouchers, lawmakers ask taxpayers to undertake such spending on the state’s behalf, in return for a generous tax giveaway.” Read the entire article at The American Prospect.