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Iowa lawmakers take on school funding inequities

from Quad-City Times

School district budgets are being pinched by high transportation costs, low property tax bases and high-need students, issues that are exacerbated by the state's school funding formula. A panel of state lawmakers met Wednesday at the Iowa Capitol to gather information on and discuss potential changes to the funding formula. "These are issues that aren't new. They've been around for many, many years," said Rep. Ron Jorgensen, R-Sioux City, a panel member and chairman of the Iowa House Education Committee. more

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