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November 3, 2014

New York Tax Cap Challengers Lose First Round

The state teachers union and other plaintiffs challenging a state property tax cap enacted in 2011 by Governor Cuomo and  the New York state  legislature suffered […]
November 3, 2014

New Mexico Court Denies State Motion To Dismiss

In late October, a New Mexico state court judge denied the state’s motion to dismiss an action filed by the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational […]
November 3, 2014

New Study Calls on States to Make Restoring School Funding Levels a Top Priority

For most states’ education budgets, the effects of the Great Recession are still detrimentally affecting school funding.  A report released on October 16, 2014, found that […]
September 24, 2014

Washington Supreme Courts Holds State In Contempt

Responding to a series of legislative failures to comply with its remedial orders to properly fund public education, the Washington Supreme Court ruled unanimously on September […]