Tags: "McCleary"

30 Dec
1

Never Have A Conversation That We Need New Revenue For Education? …Really?

At a press conference Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Rodney Tom told the Seattle Times that “We should never have a conversation that we need new revenue for education.” I was pretty stunned by the line in the sand nature of ...

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27 Aug
0

Article IX Committee Releases Report To Supreme Court

The Joint Select Committee on Article IX Litigation, charged with reporting to the Supreme Court on the Legislature’s progress towards fully funding basic education in compliance with the court’s McCleary v State decision, approved its final report today on a ...

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09 Jul
0

Discussing education funding with League of Women Voters

On Monday night I had the chance to talk to the League of Women Voters on KSER Everett Independent Public Radio, along with Mukilteo teacher Mark Mains. We talked about education funding, the budget we just passed and what we ...

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28 Jun
0

Frockt statement on operating budget

Sen. David Frockt, D-Seattle, released the following statement on the operating budget which today passed the Senate: “There is no question that we have done much better for higher education than in recent memory.  Holding the line on tuition requires ...

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