Special Session Ends Without New Funding Plan - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/17/04

Special Session Ends Without New Funding Plan

The Texas Legislature adjourned its Special Session on school finance two days early, without any new funding plan.

Governor Rick Perry summoned lawmakers to Austin to deliver property tax relief and replace the state's share-the-wealth school funding system. They now say they'll continue working in preparation for a future session. Perry has promised that he will call as many special sessions as needed. The question now is when.

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