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Senate Republicans Fight to Restore Cuts to Libraries and Non-Public Schools

April 1, 2009 

            Senator Kenneth P. LaValle announced that the Senate Republican Conference proposed an amendment to restore cuts to libraries and non-public schools advanced in the Governor’s budget.  The measure supported by the Conference aimed to restore the remaining $7.4 million of an $18 million cut to libraries, as well as $14 million of the $44 million cut to non-public schools.  However, the Senate Democrats voted along party lines to defeat the amendment.

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