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Senators Wendy Davis and Sylvia Garcia

Our deepest thanks and appreciation to Sen. Wendy Davis and Sen. Sylvia Garcia.  These two principled and courageous women were the two lone votes against the proposed Senate budget.  They voted against it because it did not include the funds to restore the $5.4 billion cut from public school budgets the last biennium.  They think […]

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2012-2013 Cuts to Education Budget in Texas

The following blog is courtesy of Dr. Joe Smith at www.texasisd.com.  I encourage you to check this site out often, as he many times has the Texas education news first!  He is a great friend to all of us who advocate for equity and adequacy in school funding and against privatization of public schools.  Click […]

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Joe Smith, “Children Can’t Wait” (Oct. 1, 2012) from www.texasisd.com

http://www.texasisd.com/article_130920.shtml

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Texas Kids Can’t Wait by Bonnie A. Lesley

Texas Kids Can’t Wait  by Bonnie A. Lesley When we were working on the Money Does Matter publication for the Equity Center two years ago, we called for political action at the local level to influence legislators’ votes in the 2011 session. Some groups were formed, but, for the most part, they operated quietly in […]

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