Tomalis is Gov. Tom Corbett's nominee to be secretary of education. Hummel is president of the William Penn School Board.
Tuesday, speaking before the state Senate Appropriations Committee, Tomalis admitted that the cuts proposed by his boss would likely have a more adverse effect on the state's poorest districts.
He should try telling Hummel something she doesn't know already.
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