Health care takes bite out of education funds

In Notes by Mark Hillman

Budgeting is about setting priorities. In most states, K-12 education is the top priority and receives the lion’s share of funding.  Yet across the country, states are grappling with a …

Rationality eludes judge in school lawsuit

In Notes by Mark Hillman

When Gov. John Hickenlooper announced that the state will appeal a Denver court’s ruling that the state inadequately funds education, he acknowledged what Judge Sheila Rappaport — and previously the …