WBEZ 91.5 Chicago, July 10, 2017

After more than two years, Illinois finally has a budget. In that budget, money has been appropriated for K-12 education, but lawmakers and Governor Bruce Rauner have yet to come to an agreement on a funding formula for how to distribute that money. In late May, legislators passed SB 1, a plan put forward by the Democrats that provides a so-called “evidence-based funding model.”

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