Larkin supports increased aid to schools proposed by GOP

April 1998
Hudson Valley Business Journal;04/13/98, Vol. 8 Issue 25, p28
Reports on the budget proposed by Republicans in the US Senate for the funding of public schools. Shifts in taxpayer burden which may result from the proposal; Increase in school operating aid under the proposed budget.


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