On Friday morning, the Senate DFL majority leadership unveiled their budget proposal and committee targets for government spending for the 2016-17 biennium. The state has a projected budget surplus of $1.87 billion for the next biennium. 86 more words
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Dear MSBA Members:
The Minnesota Legislature is taking its Easter/Passover break from March 28 to April 6. During this time, we encourage you to use your “home-field advantage” and meet with your local legislators regarding two critical issues — education funding and the teacher layoff system. 353 more words
I write this letter as a plea to each and every one of you to take the time to tell the BC Government that education is a priority and that it must be properly funded. 944 more words
The House Republican majority unveiled their budget proposal and committee targets for government spending in 2016-17 biennium.
With a $1.8 billion surplus, the GOP’s top budget priority is $2 billion in tax relief. 124 more words
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – A bill overhauling how Kansas distributes more than $4 billion in aid a year to its public schools has been delivered to Republican Gov. 129 more words