April 15, 2024

Powell: Court Threat to Close Schools Was Successful

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) One thing is for sure in the equity funding debate for education, legislators didn’t view the State Supreme Court’s threat as empty.  Senator Larry Powell believes this was enough of a push in getting the legislature to act.


Here is why Powell believes the court will rubber stamp the plan.

Garden City stands to gain a little more than one million dollars from the formula, Dodge City expects to get 300-thousand either from direct payment or property tax relief.

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