Well, yesterday was supposed to have been the day that the state House returned to work to pass a Philly-only increase to the state's cigarette tax, thus providing the city's schools with a badly needed cash infusion. But as most followers of the state's political scene are aware, that didn't happen. ButGov. Tom Corbett on Monday appeared to offer city schoolkids some hope, saying he was willing to advance the district millions of dollars in aid to ensure schools open on time next month, The Inquirer reports.
California's Legislative Analyst's Office released details on the state's preliminary fiscal 2014-2015 budget plan, which assumes an 8.6 percent increase over last year's spending.
Location: Southern Lehigh High School
Time: 8 AM - 3 PM Each Day(Registration starts at 7:30 AM. Keynote starts at 8:00 AM.)
PSBA Website August 5, 2014