It’s time for an honest conversation about CA’s structural budget problems

EdSource, January 2023

Gov. Gavin Newsom just released his budget for the 2023-24 year. The message regarding education funding was guardedly optimistic. Total K-12 education resources under his proposal would rise to $109 billion, a change of just 0.3% over the prior year. That very modest increase, however, might be the best-case scenario.

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