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Alliance for Quality Education Pushes for Increases to 2017 Ed Funding

In early January, hundreds of community members across NY took over the Capitol to kick off their Lobby Day. The rally, led by the Alliance for Quality Education, urged Governor Cuomo and the Republican-led Senate to commit to fully funding education for all students. 2016 marked the 10-year anniversary of the Campaign for Fiscal Equity, a lawsuit which declared that New York State was violating the constitutional rights of Black, Brown, and low-income communities by failing to adequately fund their education. Read story