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HISD board votes down proposed budget, approves 'Latino Empowerment Holiday'
HOUSTON - Houston ISD trustees at Thursday night’s board meeting voted down the district’s proposed budget for next year. The sticking point was using rainy day money to cover a projected $19 million ... read more
HISD Board of Education votes against proposed 2018-19 budget
HOUSTON - The Houston Independent School District Board of Education voted 5-4 against a proposed ... to approve a budget by June 30. The Board unanimously approved a district-wide holiday and day of ... read more
Frisco ISD likely to ask voters for 13-cent property tax hike in August special election
Frisco ISD will likely be asking voters for a 13-cent property tax increase later this year to boost its operating budget. The district’s growth shows no signs of slowing down ... Lyon told the school ... read more
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