JANUARY 5, 2016
America Works USA launched a new round of misleading political attack ads on the state budget. We have found—based on reports filed with the U.S. Department of Labor—that government unions have given more than $1.1 million to America Works USA in the last year. If you are a public school teacher or state worker, chances are you paid for these ads.
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Under HB 1460, the budget sent to the governor on Dec. 23, “Support for Public Schools”—a subtotal of education calculated by the Department of Education that excludes higher education, nonpublic school funding, and library subsidies—would increase by $404 million.