Mike Ludwig of Truthout: Advocates fight to shut down youth prisons, arguing that no children should be incarcerated.
The legislation makes use of an act allowing lawmakers to pass a "resolution of disapproval" to nullify new regulations.
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Jamekia Kendrix is a volunteer parent organizer for Kansas City Public Schools.
Rico Gutstein is an education professor at the University of Illinois--Chicago and a parent of a Chicago Public School graduate.