Arkansas Official Lays Out School Funding Argument

Albanese, Elizabeth
July 2002
Bond Buyer;7/3/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31421, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the funding argument of attorney general Mark Pryor to the state Supreme Court in Arkansas. Discussion on the status of the public school system; Occurrence of unconstitutional funding for school children; Need for additional amount for educational purposes.


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