Big-Bucks Battle Lines
By: Editorial Staff
Published: 3/17/2004
Uploaded: 01/24/2018
Uploaded by: Pocket Masters
Pockets: Advocacy, New York State School Finance Reform Archive
Tags: budget, funding, school

Description/Abstract: While the social-promotion wars test whether Mayor Bloomberg actually gets to run the schools, the next shoe to drop may decide who'll control New York's budget - Albany, the courts or the city itself. That's because Gov. Pataki's school-funding commission is about to join in a game of Can You Top This, and it could cost Gotham big-time.