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May, 2017

Our annual review of the Milwaukee Public Schools superintendent's proposed budget finds that 2018 will be a year of "retrenchment" for MPS as it trims positions and restores funding to retirement and capital debt obligations. Significant cuts to the teacher workforce and major changes in...

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For more than a century, the Public Policy Forum has prided itself on impartial and objective budget analysis that explains the financial challenges facing local governments and school districts, but that calls them out when they violate fiscal best practices in their attempts to make ends meet....

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