Governor Parnell signed the FY 13 budgets Monday, May 14, including SB 182 and the General Obligation Bond bill, and held a press conference to review his vetoes. Education items vetoed were all related to early learning:
· $1.2 million from HB 284 (operating budget) for Pre—K grants
· $2,860,000 from SB 182 (education funding) for Parents as Teachers
· $973,000 from SB 160 (capital budget) for the Pilot Pre-K Program expansion
Link to budget documents and details on the press conference.....