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.
In Fairview Heights, the Grant School District 110 is pushing for passage of an 85 cent tax rate increase on the ballot today.
The state is currently $268 million below what is needed to fully fund Missouri’s schools.
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.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri school officials are preparing for the possibility of state budget cuts for education.