‘We’re failing our kids.’ Texas House raises stakes in school funding debate

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Houston Chronicle

Mar 6, 1:00 AM

‘We’re failing our kids.’ Texas House raises stakes in school funding debate

The House plan would pump $9 billion new dollars into education and school tax cuts over the next two years. It calls for full-day prekindergarten for low-income kids, invests more money in teaching students who don’t speak English at home and bakes in money for school districts to dole out merit raises for teachers and school staff.

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