Welcome to the Huff Chalkboard, a source for news, views and insider updates from Sacramento on California education issues. As a member of the Senate Education Committee, I
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am pleased to keep you updated on some of the leading stories concerning California’s education system. I will also provide some of my own thoughts on topics and challenges facing education today. Please feel free to send me your feedback and any ideas you have to improve the Huff Chalkboard newsletter. Thank you for your readership.
– Senator Bob Huff
Only one-third of education tax dollars is going to education
This month the governor released his blueprint for the state budget. For education there is good news and there is bad news. The good news is that more revenue is coming in due to increased personal income tax revenues. The bad news is education tax dollars approved by voters in 2012 are not all going to their intended purpose. Similar to last year, roughly one-third of the new …read more
Source: State Senator Bob Huff