KENT, Ohio—State Representative Kathleen Clyde will host a town hall discussion at Ravenna High School’s Community Room on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Rep. Clyde will give an update about Ohio’s budget, focusing on the budget for K-12 education. Despite being told four times by the Ohio Supreme Court that our school funding formula is unconstitutional, Ohio continues to fall behind in its investment in K-12 education.


 This town hall meeting is one discussion in a series of Ohio Budget Town Halls Rep. Clyde is hosting this spring to address important topics relating to Ohio’s budget process. Representative Clyde hosts town hall meetings at different locations across Portage County for residents to learn about and discuss state legislative issues. All are welcome to attend.


 


WHAT:         “K-12 Education & the State Budget” Town Hall Meeting


WHEN:          Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.


WHERE:       Ravenna High School, Community Room


                        6589 North Chestnut Street


                        Ravenna, Ohio 44266           


 


WHO:             Kathleen Clyde, State Representative


                        Dennis Honkala, Ravenna City Schools Superintendent


                        Tom Harrison, Southeast Local Schools Superintendent


 


 


This event is free and open to the public.

 
 
 
  
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