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Gov. Walker Urges JFC Members to Build From His K-12 Education Aid Proposal

IMG_4618  (Gov Walker Speaking).JPGGov. Scott Walker is urging his Republican colleagues in the state Legislature  to use his funding plan for K-12 schools, and not consider a zero-increase proposal being floated by some critics.

The governor (pictured at left alongside state Rep. Scott Allen (R- Waukesha) warned that working off a base budget for schools could mean schools would see substantially less than he’s proposed.  (See previous post/WASB alert.) Continue reading Gov. Walker Urges JFC Members to Build From His K-12 Education Aid Proposal

Budget Listening Sessions

The following are budget listening sessions being held by state legislators in their districts. Please review as there may be one in your area. It is very important to attend and communicate your budget concerns with your legislators. Explain how the cuts in funding will affect students.  The Joint Finance Committee will be voting on K-12 Funding on Tuesday May 19!  What legislators hear in these meetings does make a difference!

Visit our State Budget page for information you can use in these meetings. Continue reading Budget Listening Sessions

Budget Listening Sessions

The following are budget listening sessions being held by state legislators in their districts. Please review as there may be one in your area. It is very important to attend and communicate your budget concerns with your legislators. Explain how the cuts in funding will affect students.  What legislators hear in these meetings does make a difference!  

Visit our State Budget page for information you can use in these meetings. Continue reading Budget Listening Sessions