The Daily Eastern News

Big deals need more recognition

Natalee Reynolds, Columnist

October 8, 2018

In December of 2016, the Chicago Tribune came out with an article that explained the revenue and taxes that funded public schools in Illinois— the results are disheartening. Local taxpayers fund 67.4 percent of public schools, while the state funds roughly 20 percent and the federal government fund...

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