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State support of K-12 would drop under plan

Walker offers increase for school aids but not per-pupil funding

A new analysis of Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal shows that state support for public K-12 education would drop slightly as a percentage of the overall budget over the next two years.

Leigislators may tie WEDC funding to reforms

Democrats call for delay in WEDC's budget consideration

Any increase in funding for Gov. Scott Walker's premier jobs-creating agency may be held by the Legislature until certain improvements are made. 

Nygren promises more money for schools

Details still being discussed

One of the co-chairs of the Legislature's budget committee says public school spending will be allowed to increase over the next two years, even though Gov. Scott Walker wanted to keep it frozen.