As everyone knows, Governor Walker and the republican legislature has cut $1.6 billion from public education. This will dramatically affect 410 out of 426 school districts in Wisconsin. If you want to know exactly how much funding was pulled from YOUR district, you can find that here.
just a couple examples,
* Baraboo will lose $1,659,824 or 10.13 %
* Portage will lose $1,369,507 or 10.13 %
* Wisconsin Dells will lose $65,997 or 10.13%
Well you get the picture and know that your children’s schools will suffer. On top of that the cuts this year will be minimal compared to what is in store for next year. recall Senator Luther Olsen feels your pain. or not so much: