education funding plan

Washington Senate Approves Education Funding Plan
OLYMPIA (AP) — The Senate has narrowly approved an education funding plan that seeks to replace local school levies with a statewide uniform rate earmarked for schools.
The chamber passed the Republican proposal on a 25-24 vote, with no Democrat — except one who caucuses with Republicans …
Raise Taxes, Cut Government? Education Funding Fight Begins
OLYMPIA (AP) — The battle over finding billions of additional dollars to pay for K-12 education in Washington pits Democrats who want to raise taxes against Republicans who prefer cutting other areas of government.
The challenges facing lawmakers were on stark display Thursday, with Democrats sharply…