Governor Pawlenty's Budget Proposal Puts State Art Schools at Risk
A budget proposal by Gov. Tim Pawlenty will reduce funding for some state schools devoted to the arts by converting them to charter schools. The conversion will cut $4.5 million from Minnesota's annual budget during a time when the state is seeing a budget shortfall.
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