Click here for the full report from Crain’s about how the supercommittee failure to strike a deal could cost New York state about $5 billion in federal funds. Click here for the Albany Times-Union’s report. Click here for reaction from our representatives in D.C.
Interesting report from the National Education Association last week revealed that $222.7 billion in federal revenue was lost due to corporate tax loopholes between 2008 and 2010. $9.8 billion of that would have gone to our public schools and colleges, which meant nearly a half million children in poverty could have enrolled in preschool and saved approximately 127,000 education jobs.