TITLE

Texas House OKs Money to Equalize School Finance, Escape 'Robin Hood'

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;05/07/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31133, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Texas House of Representatives' approval of a bill that would address inequality in the current state school finance formula by dispersing $1.2 billion to property-poor school districts and allowing wealthy districts to keep more of their tax revenue. Arguments expressed by supporters and opponents of the bill; Important aspects of the current Texas school finance law.
ACCESSION #
4431999

 

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