Arkansas governor Sets Special Session on School Finance

August 2003
Bond Buyer;8/22/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31704, p32
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Reports on the plan of Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee to call General Assembly into a special session on December 8, 2003 to tackle the issue of school finance. Deadline set by state Supreme Court for the formulation of school finance formula that maintains equity in funding school programs and facilities; Expected increase in state sales tax to raise additional funds for education; Share of state for education finance.


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