Bakk wants education funding overhaul

December 25, 2012 at 6:00 pm in Duluth News Tribune

A key Northland lawmaker is calling for changes in education funding that would make Minnesota school districts less reliant on local property taxes.
Incoming Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, said he thinks the current referendum system has driven up property taxes and created unequal funding for schools across the state. Continue Reading