Kansas House OKs $10.2B Budget And$115M School Funding Boost
- Title I, IDEA need more. // NEA Today;Oct97, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p8
Reports that Congress is expected to increase education spending in fiscal year 1998. Increases for both Title I and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
- ILLINOIS: Lawmakers Pass School Aid. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;1/16/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32796, p9
The article reports that school districts in Illinois will soon be receiving the $560 million of additional operating aid included in the state's fiscal 2008 budget after the General Assembly's approval of a bill that allows the release of the funds. They will receive the additional funding by...
- Education spending proposal nixed on party-line vote. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;May2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the decision of United States Senate Republicans to vote against a Democratic proposal to spend $35 billion more on education over five years than the amount backed by the Republican Party. Aspects of the budget resolution; Number of votes that effectively killed the legislation.
- N.Y. Assembly budget targets education. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;03/25/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30358, p3
Reports that the New York State Assembly has established education as a top priority in its version of a fiscal budget for 1999. Plan to spend $976 million more than the $518 million in state school aid proposed by Governor George Pataki; Voters' rejection of a proposed $2.4 billion general...
- Congress OKs More Money For Schools in Budget Plan. Robelen, Erik W. // Education Week;04/19/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p36
Reports on the approval of a budget resolution for fiscal 2001 by the United States (US) Congress. Overview of the budget resolution; Opposition to Senate amendments that would increase education spending; Special education state grants to be provided by the US Department of Education.
- House, senate negotiators close in on '96 budget. Johnston, Robert C. // Education Week;4/3/96, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p16
Reports that House and Senate negotiators were close to an agreement on a 1996 spending bill that would set federal school aid at 1995 levels for the remainder of the current year. House Republican's acceptance of Senate spending levels for education; Important aspects of the bill; Funding set...
- Budget Bill in Ohio Senate Would Boost Education by $1.4B. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;05/07/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31133, p35
Cites the possibility that the Ohio Senate may vote on a proposed two-year, $45 billion state budget that has already been passed by the state House of Representatives. Proposed inclusion of a $1.4 billion increase in funding for primary and secondary education; Ohio Supreme Court's ruling on...
- Oft-Criticized Ohio School Funding Expected to Escape Budget Scissors. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;05/30/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31149, p3
Focuses on a review of budget bill for Ohio school funds by a joint committee before submission to the Senate. Hopes of legislative bodies for the budget to satisfy Ohio Supreme Court; Members composing the committee; Complaints regarding the budget inadequacy.
- House, Senate budget plans slash E.D. programs. Johnston, Robert C. // Education Week;5/17/95, Vol. 14 Issue 34, p18
Compares the education budget plans of the US Senate and the House of Representatives. Elimination of education programs including bilingual education; Cuts in the administrative costs of the Education Department; Elimination of the agency; Changes in the student loan programs.