Stimulus bills prohibit state from reducing public education budgets

2021-01-20T10:37:00-10:00January 20, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Congress prohibited budget cuts to public education in Hawaii in its multibillion-dollar pandemic stimulus bills, making illegal the governor and school superintendent’s plans to slash millions from public school budgets next year and lay off more than 1,000 school employees, the Hawaii State Teachers Associated revealed at a news conference Tuesday.