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Doesn't seem to be much of a Robin Hood tax if a school district can pony up 60 million for a stadium.
On 5/22/2014 8:38 AM, Davis Parsons wrote:
Plus the inequities of the robin hood Texas school funding. All "rich" districts have to pay the state their excess (as determined by the state) property tax money to be distributed to districts with a lesser tax base.

*Davis G. Parsons II PE RA *
/Texas Engineer 42397//
Texas Architect  9462/
Fort Worth, Texas

On 5/22/2014 11:00 AM, Polhemus, William wrote:
We've got lots of examples of this here.

One reason why my wife - a public school teacher - quit her job to stay home and homeschool our granddaughter who lives with us.

The public schools have gone to pot quickly since the Federal Government got involved in funding and mandating ****. The last thing anyone worries about is whether the kids are learning.

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