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“Idaho One Of Five States That Stand To Lose Most Education Money In Sequester”

It’s been several days since the federal spending cuts known as the sequester went into effect, and it’s still unclear how they will impact people’s lives. A report out this week from the Pew Charitable Trust’s Stateline news service says Idaho will be one of the state’s hit hardest by K-12 education cuts.

“Among the states it’s [Idaho] in the top five when it comes to reliance on federal funding for what the state spends on education,” says Jake Grovum who wrote the Stateline article.

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