The public policy that could change my autistic son’s life
By Paul Thibodeaux
Texas Tribune‘s TribTalk
I walked into the Texas Capitol for the first time several weeks ago on an unusual mission: I came to share my greatest fear as a father.
We teared up when we first learned about legislation that would have allowed parents to customize the education of their special-needs children. Finally, we had hope that perhaps our son may have the opportunity to learn,