News Sections
New Study Hopes To Make Next State Budget Less Stressfull
Updated May 5, 2013 12:07 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(STATEHOUSE) - A study is planned to make formulating the state's next budget less stressful.

Legislators spent six months wrangling over how to divvy up the money available for schools.

Republicans argue throwing more money at schools which are losing students leaves less for districts trying to keep up with growing enrollment.

Democrats contend cutting funding to declining districts could be their death blow.

The legislature plans a two-year study of whether a formula can be standardized, instead of forcing negotiators to reinvent it with every budget.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File