Mississippi Republicans consider school funding changes after Initiative 42 fails

November 6, 2015 in Education, News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday they want to change Mississippi’s education funding formula to try to push more money into classrooms and less into administrative expenses. […]

Initiative 42 fails: Mississippi voters reject school funding measure

November 4, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi voters rejected any change to the state constitution to bolster public school funding, defeating Initiative 42 on Tuesday. The defeat ended years of work to […]