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Senator Speaks Out About School Finance Ruling

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February 5, 2013, 12:19pm
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Statement from Senator Judith Zaffirini Regarding School Finance Ruling

"Judge Dietz's ruling today that Texas' school finance system is unconstitutional is no surprise. The system is broken, and our children deserve a permanent solution to the problem. Now is the time to work swiftly and purposefully to arrive at a school finance solution that is fair and equitable for all Texas children.

"Today's decision also reflects the need to fund our public schools more adequately and fairly. To remedy the situation immediately, legislators should restore the $5 billion cuts from public education in 2011.

"I voted against the appropriations bill last session, largely because it didn't reflect our best effort. This year's budget should be better for education and for health and human services."

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February 7, 2013 12:08pm
Judy, Judy, Judy......Why not take a cue from Gov Perry and start a 10k four year high school program. If you can get a four year college education for 10K, you should be able to get a four year high school education for ... More ›

Alvin Charmaine  
February 7, 2013 3:58am
I think public education shouldnt be comsititutional. Im all for the govt getting out of the education business and letting provite industry provide that service to us. I can choose where to pay to send my kid to school if ... More ›

Wilson County  
February 6, 2013 9:04pm
Typical Democrat rhetoric .... (Their school district has more money than mine. Redistribute the wealth, give me some of the money they worked for.

The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
February 6, 2013 1:39pm
Yes Judy lets definately throw more money at the problem. That is an entirely new idea. Congratulations! How about developing a plan to replace property tax with a sales tax to fund a voucher program for all school children? ... More ›

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