TITLE

Oklahoma School Leaders: Raise Taxes to Fix Funding `Disgrace'

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/9/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31528, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the urge of school superintendents to Oklahoma state legislators to levy sales tax for covering growing budget gap and defer teachers' pensions. Citance of voter approval for multi-million dollars of bond issues by Union Public Schools Superintendent Cathy Burden; Expected impact of the reduced eligibility to educational programs; Refusal of nursing home representatives to take any more reductions.
ACCESSION #
8849300

 

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