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N.C. not one of 20 states to cut K-12 spending this year

Fiscal Survey of the States, an annual publication of the National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO), indicates that North Carolina’s budget is on the right track.

For obvious reasons, I was most interested in the list of states that were forced to cut their K-12 education budget during Fiscal 2017.  In the Southeast, Louisiana, Mississippi, Virginia, and West Virginia did.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interestingly, several “big spenders,” namely Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, initiated cuts to K-12 schools.

Terry Stoops / Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies

Terry Stoops is the Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies at the John Locke Foundation. Before joining the Locke Foundation, he worked as the progra...

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