Brad Wall's Gov't RENEGES On Promise To Implement New School Funding Formula In Spring Budget
Nix that one. Wall has now decided to delay the new formula until after this fall's provincial election.
The reason is simple. The Saskatchewan Party's base is in rural constituencies. The proposed new formula is going to whack many rural school districts where population is sparse.
"Under the new model, some divisions would see double-digit percentage decreases in their budget."
The Star Phoenix