Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Friday, 06 March 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  28°
High 59°
Saturday
Low  33°
High 63°
Sunday
Low  30°
High 61°
Monday
Low  33°
High 63°
Tuesday
Low  35°
High 69°
Wednesday
Low  40°
High 74°
Thursday
Low  41°
High 72°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 23°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Brownback Signs School Finance Bill
04/22/2014

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a school funding bill that restores aid for poor districts but also ends the current teacher tenure process.
 
     The measure signed Monday is intended to satisfy a March ruling from the Kansas Supreme Court with a $129 million funding increase for the next school year. Legislators approved the bill on April 6. It now goes back to a three-judge district court panel for review.
 
     The bill restores aid payments that equalize spending for school districts by giving poor districts additional funds for operations and capital improvements. The measure also includes provisions ending existing procedures for teacher tenure process and targeting additional spending for higher education.
 
     Brownback praised the measure for providing more education spending and property tax relief to school districts.

 

© AP
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
No School Friday at USD 210 Hugoton and 209 Moscow While Meade and Satanta School Run Two Hours Late
City Commission Primary Results
Borjas Wins State INTERVIEW INCLUDED  
Sale of 7th and Western Properties Finalized
Cattle Missing In The Texas Panhandle
Katelyn Draper Wins Booster Club Showdown
Semi Truck Catches Fire
Kansas Tax Collections Up $22 Million
Saints Dominate in Independence
Women Specialist Of Liberal Receives State Recognition
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
SCCC/ATS Board Of Trustees Raises Tuition
Sublette Airport Receives KDOT Funding
Liberal Struggles to Score in Season Ending Loss
Big Shots and Defense Propel Lady Saints
Local Juniors Selected for Cooperative Leadership Trips
Outgoing Pancake Day Chair Jack Jacob Honored
Scam Targets Local Utility Customers
Tuesday's Scores
No School at USD 483 Plains/Kismet, Beaver, Hardesty, Tyrone, Forgan, and Turpin Wednesday
City Commission Primary Results
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group