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April 6, 2021      2:11 PM

HEB Chairman Charles Butt asks Gov. Abbott to send all federal dollars intended for schools to the ISDs

“We cannot afford for this current health crisis to become a generational education crisis that impacts the Texas economy for years to come”

Sounding frustrated that state leadership has not moved to flow billions in federal relief money to schools, HEB Chairman Charles Butt on Tuesday asked Gov. Greg Abbott to “send all the federal dollars intended for our schools directly to the school districts as quickly as possible.”

Lawmakers have said they need to figure out exactly what federal accountability measures are attached to the $18 billion before sending it to the ISDs.

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