Reblogged from The Detroit News
After years of crippling budget cuts to public education, the Legislature and Gov. Rick Snyder agreed to a small funding increase in the 2014-15 education budget. This increase, timed to coincide with the governor’s re-election campaign, seems more politically motivated than an act of generosity.
But a long record of deep cuts to public schools will not be erased with a miniscule election-year funding increase. Read Steve Cook’s entire article.