Report: Education Spending Will Continue to Rise

Vadum, Matthew
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/24/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31912, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the result of the study indicating the increase in spending of K-12 education between 1997 and 2002 in the U.S. Factor that influence the rising trend in education spending; Identification of kindergarten and grade 12 education as the single-largest function of state and local governments; Lead of the District of Columbia in spending with an increase of 46 percent.


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