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State Searches For Answers On Education Funding

Feb 5, 2013

Highline Superintendent Susan Enfield.

Despite a state Supreme Court ruling that Washington is underfunding public education to the tune of $1 billion, state legislators so far seem to be talking more about policy changes than new dollars. Highline School District Superintendent Susan Enfield sat on the state's Joint Task Force on Education Funding. Their report is in. What now? Susan Enfield joins us with her thoughts about how the state should move forward.

Also this hour: we talk with State Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles about a bill that would look into hemp as a possible cash crop in Washington state. Plus, we dissect the annual Super Bowl spectacle in our Chat Room with ArtZone's Nancy Guppy and Wexley School for Girls CEO Cal MacAllister.