state funding http://kbia.org en Sen. Schaefer blocks vote on bill for higher ed funding based on performance http://kbia.org/post/sen-schaefer-blocks-vote-bill-higher-ed-funding-based-performance <p>A Missouri senator blocked a vote on a bill that would base some state funding for Missouri public universities on performance standards and career placement.</p><p>Republican Sen. Kurt Schaefer, of Columbia, blocked the Senate vote Thursday. He says the Legislature should spend more time studying the effects of the proposed higher education funding formula before voting. Lawmakers have until fiscal year 2015 to put the formula in place.</p> Thu, 02 May 2013 21:25:25 +0000 Associated Press 33086 at http://kbia.org Sen. Schaefer blocks vote on bill for higher ed funding based on performance Fulton superintendent touts minimal budget cuts for 2012-2013 http://kbia.org/post/fulton-superintendent-touts-minimal-budget-cuts-2012-2013 <p>The Fulton Public Schools Superintendent says there won&rsquo;t be extensive cuts to the district&rsquo;s budget for the 2012-2013 academic year.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 22:43:38 +0000 9460 at http://kbia.org Fulton superintendent touts minimal budget cuts for 2012-2013