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Legislature allots 40 percent for education

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Forty percent of the state’s budget will be used to fund education. The measure passed the Senate by a vote of 35 to 28. It passed the House by a vote of 83 to 50.


This budget will spend $700 million more in the next two years for public education from pre-school through college.

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