Tax Credit Program is Answer to Prayers Posted in: Opinions by Ray Carter, Director Center for Independent Journalism Parents and school officials say a tax credit program that encourages private donations to scholarship-granting organizations has been, literally, life-saving and an answer to prayer, and urged lawmakers to expand the program. “Government spending for the sake of government spending, it has no value,” said ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!