Kansas Lawmakers Set to Tackle Education When New Session Convenes

Watts, Jim
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/5/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32043, p6
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The article reports that Kansas legislative leaders are confident to provide a solution to the state's education funding problems during the three-month session set to begin January 10, but so far are short on specifies and divided over raising taxes. Facing an ultimatum on education funding from the Kansas Supreme Court, legislative leaders on both sides of the aisle said the top priorities of the session would be to increase state aid for public education and to develop a more rational formula for distributing state money to local school districts.


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