After public engagement tour, a big boost to school funding appears unlikely

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 22, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 22, 2021 4:00 AM CT

“(The BEP) needs to change,” Gov. Bill Lee said. “We are due for a strategy that is money well-spent, not just more money.”

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Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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