From a Telegram and Gazette report regarding the preliminary Foundation Budget Review Commission report:
“I think it is really important they (the Foundation Budget Review Commission) are honest about the gaps, instead of worrying that they will be attacked,” Ms. Novick said. “That is their job, to give the Legislature the information – make it accurate, be honest.”
She said the startling numbers are partly a reflection of waiting so long to undertake the research.
“That’s what happens when you let things go,” the school board member said.