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Money Matters: Unequal Funding = Unequal Outcomes, The Cost of School Funding Inequities

Catalyst Chicago and The Chicago Reporter - publications of Community Renewal Society - along with the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, invite you to listen in on this presentation and discussion of new analyses of school funding inequities in Illinois.

The panel discussion includes State Sen. James Meeks (I-Chicago), State Sen. Kimberly Lightford (D-Westchester), State Rep. Roger Eddy (R-Hutsonville), State Rep. David E. Miller (D-Dolton), a representative from the Chicago Urban League, and other key stakeholders and decision makers on the subject of school funding reform. The panel moderator is former State Sen. Dawn Clark Netsch, who campaigned for school finance reform as part of her 1994 bid for Governor of Illinois.


Recorded Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Union League Club of Chicago.

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