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Charlie Baker budget proposal will fully fund Student Opportunity Act

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker said he will fully fund the first year of the Student Opportunity Act in the fiscal year 2022 budget proposal he's expected to unveil next week.
“We're pleased to continue making these important investments in our schools and our communities,” Baker said during a virtual appearance at the Massachusetts Municipal Association's annual meeting.
The landmark education bill Baker signed in 2019 was intended to pump $1.5 billion into K-12 schools over seven years. Among its goals was to boost funds for cities and towns facing additional costs and fully reimbursing charter...
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