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The Sioux City Journal

Feb 9, 1:00 AM

House passes zero-growth education funding

The Iowa House passed zero percent allowable growth education funding for 2012 and 2013 on a largely party-line vote Tuesday.



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Feb 9, 12:58 PM:

IA lawmakers voted to for 0% funding growth for districts after an unfunded 2% the previous year. Fiscal efficiency aside,  an examination of ways districts might cope and the potential downside for the school system and local economy is needed.


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