Evers proposes boost in funding for all-day 4K

Democratic candidate for governor Tony Evers is proposing to change the state’s school funding formula to provide more money for schools that provide all-day kindergarten for 4-year-olds.  Evers, the state superintendent of public instruction, talked about the idea at a campaign event in Milwaukee this week. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Assembly approves Walker’s funding bump for rural schools, advances child tax credit and sales tax holiday

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The state Assembly voted Tuesday to approve Gov. Scott Walker’s plan to allow low-spending school districts to raise property taxes without voter approval, while a committee voted Wednesday to advance the governor’s proposals for a one-time child tax credit and sales tax holiday. > Wisconsin Public Radio