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January 2004
Educational Marketer;1/19/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p4
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Reports on the effort of governors to search for increased funding for some K-12 school system in the U.S. Growth of tax revenue; Exclusion of basic school aid to balance current budget; Provision of annual financial assistance program to large urban school districts.


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