Pennsylvania Can't Just Backfill Budget, Duncan Tells Governor

August 2009
District Administration;Aug2009, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p16
The article discusses a letter from U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell stating that the Pennsylvania Senate's plan to decrease state education funding while increasing the rainy-day fund could jeopardize the state's chances to receive additional money from the Race to the Top fund. Governor Rendell stated his opposition to the plan before Duncan's letter arrived.


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