Blaming the formula for driving up state spending, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is calling on lawmakers to repeal the current calculus for dividing education dollars and replace it with short-term block grants. In the meantime, he wants to freeze education funding at 2015 levels.
Blaming the formula for driving up state spending, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is calling on lawmakers to repeal the current calculus for dividing education dollars and replace it with short-term block grants. In the meantime, he wants to freeze education funding at 2015 levels. File photo by Rich Sugg The Kansas City Star
Blaming the formula for driving up state spending, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is calling on lawmakers to repeal the current calculus for dividing education dollars and replace it with short-term block grants. In the meantime, he wants to freeze education funding at 2015 levels. File photo by Rich Sugg The Kansas City Star

Gov. Sam Brownback’s education plan for Kansas generates anxiety and anticipation

January 16, 2015 7:09 PM