June 18 matters: Vote today

If you live in one of the 31 school districts facing a revote of budgets today, please make the effort to vote. The Journal News, which covers five districts holding revotes, reports those districts “better hope that voters understand what a second defeat would mean. Slash and burn.” It’s an apt description because schools have […]

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May 21 Matters: One week to go until school budget votes

It’s now one week before most school districts submit their annual budgets to voters. NYSUT United brought you the news more than two weeks ago that fewer districts are trying to override the tax cap and that many are staying well within the cap. That story was based on a NYSUT survey of districts before […]

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May 21 matters: More tax cap pain

It is now seven weeks before most schools across the state vote on school budgets. Compared to last year, when a dozen school districts had a negative tax cap, (Here’s a link to remind you about last year’s situation) the good news is only a handful of districts face that situation this year. Listed alphabetically, […]

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