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Legislators look to revamp Foundation Formula

September 2, 2003
By: Zachary Ottenstein
State Capital Bureau

A newly formed education committee met Wednesday to tackle Missouri's controversial education funding system. Zack Ottenstein has the story.

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Districts throughout Missouri claim education funding is unfair.

The new education committee has been formed to determine if any legislative action is necessary.

Committee Chairman Charles Shields says changing the system won't be easy.

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Contents: But I think that there is a lot of work between now and then to come up with that. And, that is as I said a fairly daunting task in and of itself.

In the committee's next meeting they are planning to hear from University of Missouri accountant Ed Robb. From the state capitol, I'm Zack Ottenstein.