Texas lawmakers boosted special education funding this year, prompting hope for more from advocates

The Legislature committed about $223 million to pay off a federal financial penalty and will study the possibility of overhauling special education funding in 2021.

By ALIYYA SWABY, The Texas Tribune
Posted 6/4/19

Texas lawmakers left the Capitol this week with some hits and some misses for a state special education program that has faced intense federal scrutiny in the past few years.

As the …

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