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July 18, 2016

Chicago Public Schools local school councils better put some budget money aside because some promised state aid — that doesn’t cover a $300 million gap — comes with strings attached. That was the advice coming from experts at a budget forum Monday night.

Ralph Martire, executive director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, speaks during a panel discussion on Chicago Public Schools funding and budget woes, sponsored by Raise Your Hand at Amundsen High School on Monday evening, July 18, 2016. ( Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times)

Source: Chicago Sun-Times