House Boosts Schools 4%

Shields, Yvette
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32310, p31
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The article reports on the approval of an increase of four percent or $103 million in education funding for the 2007-2008 school year by the Iowa House of Representatives. The amount is $50 million short of the six percent increase Iowa Democrats sought in the public school aid formula. Republicans responded that revenues in the state have not grown enough to support a higher increase.


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