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Local officials, teachers, Busch pressure Hogan to spend education cash
Local officials, teachers, Busch pressure Hogan to spend education cash

Public pressure mounted Tuesday on Republican Gov. Larry Hogan to release $68 million in school funding. House Speaker Michael E. Busch,  top education advocates, prominent state Democrats  and some Republicans called an Annapolis press conference to implore Hogan to agree to spend cash the legislature set aside for the state's 13 costliest school districts. They warned that failing to spend the money would cause larger classrooms and teacher layoffs.  "That money is essential to the well-being of our education system," Busch said. "We're here today to ask the governor to take the obligation that was put in front of you by the General...

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