Prattles

Ramblings of Anna Pratt, Twin Cities journalist

Unallotments have dire consequences for schools

leave a comment »

I worked with Marty Owings from Radio Free America on this piece for KFAI which aired last night about Governor Tim Pawlenty’s planned unallotments. The unallotments hold dire consequences especially for already cash-strapped school districts. To listen, find the headline and player here.

Also, here’s the intro to the piece (below):

Looking at the impact of budget unallotments up close

Governor Tim Pawlenty’s planned unallotments will have broad impact on Local Government Aid, education and health and human services across the state. In this story, reporters Anna Pratt and Marty Owings examine the effects of these cutbacks, especially as it relates to education.

Advertisements

Written by annapratt

June 26, 2009 at 11:42 am

Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: