Click to download a PDF of KCEP’s initial analysis of the governor’s budget proposal. The governor’s proposed budget makes deep cuts to education, eliminates funding for 70 programs and makes read more
Click to view as a PDF As a result of decreasing reliance on state funding for education and an increasing reliance on local school district resources, the gap in per-pupil read more
Click to view this report and its appendix as a PDF. Plenty of attention is paid to how badly funded Kentucky’s public pension plans are. Compared to other states, our read more
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