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5/5/04

School Finance Now In Hands Of Texas Senate

School finance is now in the hands of the Texas Senate. On Wednesday, the State House gave final approval to its scaled-down legislation. Part of the plan calls for raising the state-wide sales tax to 7%.

The Senate is now expected to come up with its own version. A conference committee would then work out differences between the two plans.

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