Politicians are wonderful, aren’t they? Two of the things we enjoy the most are the consistent messages they send and the priorities they set.
In the manic atmosphere of budget-slashing taking place in both Washington and Lansing, education has been a prime target. In Michigan, aid to local schools has taken hit after hit after hit over the last decade or so.
Local school districts that have had to repeatedly cut back their budgets are being told to cut more. But after the fat has been rendered out and the muscle sliced away, you are left with bones. Which bone shall we slice away next?
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