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Education Budget Headed to Governor's Desk

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Missouri lawmakers today sent the governor the budget for elementary and secondary education. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports.

Republicans say the budget gives schools the money they need to educate children.

Brad Lager chairs the House Budget Committee.

But some Democrats say that's not good enough.

Representative Connie LaJoyce Johnson says the budget gives inadequate funding to education