Editorial: Perdue right to restore early education funds - Winston-Salem Journal: Editorials

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Editorial: Perdue right to restore early education funds

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Monday, October 22, 2012 1:00 am | Updated: 9:51 am, Thu Dec 6, 2012.

It’s good that Gov. Bev Perdue has found $20 million in projected spare funds to shift to the state’s pre-K programs.

The funds, shifted from other areas within the Department of Health and Human Services, should accommodate another 6,300 4-year-olds in our pre-K academic enrichment program, The Assoicated Press reported. But surely there was an easier way for the state to accomplish this. The legislature should never have removed the funds in the first place — and, then, should not have fought the court’s order to restore it.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

The following services are print only and offer no digital access

You must login to view the full content on this page.

Thank you for reading 20 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 20 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information. If you need help, please contact our office at 336-727-7211. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

The following services are print only and offer no digital access

Poll

Would you buy a Lincoln?

Total Votes: 149

Disclaimer: This is not a scientific poll
Loading…
  • L & J.G. STICKLEY INC.

    • icon Updated: Yesterday
  • ARIGATO JAPANESE STEAK

    • icon Updated: Yesterday