ERIC Number: ED460597
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Mar-10
Reference Count: N/A
Hearing on Revenue Provision in President's Fiscal Year 2000 Budget. Testimony before the House Committee on Ways and Means. Statement of Rene Bouchard, District Superintendent, Steuben-Allegany Counties, and Chief Executive Officer, Steuben-Allegany Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Bath, New York on Behalf of National Rural Education Association.
In an address to the House Ways and Means Committee on the Revenue Provision in the Year 2000 Budget, Rene Bouchard, CEO of Steuben-Allegany Board of Cooperative Educational Services, discusses the needs of rural schools and how the President's school modernization proposal would help them. Bouchard argues the need for federal assistance to school communities through a change in arbitrage rules and discusses how much the public supports federal help to modernize its public schools. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Hearings, Public Schools, Rural Schools
For full text: http://www.house.gov/ways_means/fullcomm/106cong/3-10-99/ 3-10bouc.htm.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Rural Education Association, Fort Collins, CO.