March 11, 2014

Texas Trial Concludes; Decision Expected Shortly

The extensive trial regarding the constitutionality of Texas’ education finance system has now concluded. Judge John Dietz indicated that he will issue a decision this month, […]
July 10, 2013

After Legal Ruling, Texas Legislature Restores Major Funding Cuts

Acting in response to a Texas district court decision which had declared the state’s education finance system unconstitutional Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness v Williams, the […]
February 11, 2013

Texas Court Declares School Funding System Unconstitutional

A Texas district court held the state’s education finance system unconstitutional in a ruling issued on February 4, 2013. Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness v Williams. […]
October 4, 2012

Report Illuminates “Stealth Inequities” in School Funding Systems

A new report released by the Center for American Progress examines school funding inequities and identifies several reasons for why high-poverty districts persistently fail to have […]