Repeating inaccurate school funding claims doesn’t make them true

By Tom Gantert | Michigan Capitol Confidential

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer recently visited the West Bloomfield School District with a familiar message: Michigan schools, like West Bloomfield, are receiving less and less money.

Except, according to state data, neither statement Schauer made April 23 was accurate.

at Michigan Capitol Confidential.

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