|Business Leaders Press Albany for Mandated School Aid|
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Pockets: Education Adequacy, New York State School Finance Reform Archive
Tags: Education, Legislature, school, state
Description/Abstract: A group of business leaders yesterday urged Gov. George E. Pataki and the State Legislature to swiftly comply with a court order mandating increased education aid for New York City. They called on Albany to immediately ante up $1.5 billion for schools statewide, including a $1.05 billion down payment for the city.