Stupid spending tricks

Johnson, Constance; Loeb, Penny
July 1994
U.S. News & World Report;7/18/94, Vol. 117 Issue 3, p26
Examines why education aid for the neediest doesn't go to the right places. Massive education aid program for poor children called Chapter 1; `U.S. News' analysis of 42 states that showed that only 2% of the $6.2 billion program funds go to school districts in which more than 75% of the students are poor; How the program got so skewed away from its original purpose.


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