Education funding, tax exemptions, Girl Scout cookie sales and my projects related to raising jury pay and post secondary school disclosures are some of the interesting issues we’ve considered this past week.
Education: The appropriation committee voted to increase the public education budget by only 2.2% – $27 million. Some money compensates for past teacher salary reductions. Meanwhile voters around the state voted for measures that either raise property taxes or continue previous levies. These votes demonstrate that voters are not happy with the …Read More »