Governor’s budget plan calls for cutting voucher spending in half

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 05, 2020 4:28 AM CT | Published: June 04, 2020 10:47 AM CT

Gov. Bill Lee’s plan eliminates $58 million proposed for teacher pay increases and includes $50 million for an employee buyout program.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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