TITLE

'Robin Hood' Is Bleeding

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31568, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the House Public Education Committee in Texas has approved a revised version of the bill, HB 604 that would abolish the state's controversial school funding system popularly called Robin Hood. Reason behind the nickname for the funding system for school districts in the state; Fund transfers that HB 604 will eliminate; Support for the bill introduced by politicians Kent Grusendorf and Florence Shapiro.
ACCESSION #
9123086

 

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