TITLE

Kansas Lawmakers Set to Tackle Education When New Session Convenes

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/5/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32043, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
15558914

 

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