Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Statements about State Budget

True

One bonus for many, raises to a few

Mostly True

Costs can be passed on to individuals

Mostly True

Counts D.C. as a state

Texas Association of School Boards

Texas Association of School Boards

"Texas ranks 49th in per-pupil funding among the states."

— Texas

False

Counts major tax swap as more school aid

Mostly True

Edged Idaho in 2010

False

Total varies, and it’s likely less than 40

Half-True

Nearly 11,000 teaching positions gone