Special Masters: Arkansas Falling Short in Implementing School Funding Laws

Albanese, Elizabeth
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/7/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31858, p4
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Discusses the report released by two masters, former Supreme Court justices Bradley D. Jesson and David Newbern, appointed by the Arkansas Supreme Court to assess the state's progress in its implementation of school funding laws. Finding that lawmakers have 'overlooked or ignored' critical facilities and equipment needs of Arkansas schoolchildren; Efforts of the lawmakers to determine how much money needs to be spent on school facilities and equipment; Laws to consolidate school districts.


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