Senate Executive Committee Votes Better Funding for Better Schools (SB231) Out of Committee!
Citizens for Education applauds the Senate Executive Committee on voting SB231, Better Funding for Better Schools, out of committee today. The momentum behind this bill is strong throughout the state, and we urge prompt action in the full Senate.
Better Funding for Better Schools is a long-awaited fix to Illinois’ broken education funding system and will ensure that districts with the greatest financial and student needs receive the dollars they need to provide equity in funding to every child in every classroom.
For more information on what you can do to assist Citizens For Education in its advocacy campaign in support of Better Funding For Better Schools (SB231) go to citizensforeducation.org
Citizens For Education will continue to advocate vigorously for the passage of Better Funding for Better Schools and to urge lawmakers across the state to support this legislation. Illinois students have been cheated for too long out of the great education they deserve, and the time to fix this immoral and inequitable system is now.