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Democrats: Illinois Schools Could Face Major Cuts

That threat is mentioned in a document being circulated as part of Illinois Democrats’ campaign to preserve a tax hike and push to update the state’s school funding formula.


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Grant School District 110 Pushes for Tax Rate Increase

In Fairview Heights, the Grant School District 110 is pushing for passage of an 85 cent tax rate increase on the ballot today.



Mo. Lawmakers try to “Minimize the Hurt” on School Funding

The state is currently $268 million below what is needed to fully fund Missouri’s schools.



Lawmakers: State’s Education Finance System is Broken

Legislators heard testimony Tuesday on how the current approach to funding local districts harms certain schools in the event that education is not fully funded.


Mo. school districts prepare for budget cuts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri school officials are preparing for the possibility of state budget cuts for education.


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