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Schools escape cuts, for now

Original post made on Oct 16, 2008

After watching and waiting for the state Legislature to adopt a budget, local school officials have learned that, at least initially, they will not suffer the drastic cuts they expected from state funding.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 16, 2008, 1:15 PM

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Posted by soph575, a resident of another community
on Oct 16, 2008 at 7:16 pm

What would you do about education funding in California? You can determine where and how much to spend with the California Budget Challenge. The nonpartisan Challenge allows you to create your own version of the state budget-deciding what to spend and what tax-then send your policy choices to your legislators and the governor. It's a great way to get involved and learn about the budget-making process in California. Try it!

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