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The Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) budget brief highlights MPS ability in its 2016 proposed budget to successfully navigate potential cuts in state and federal aids without significant impacts on existing staffing levels and services. However, the brief also cites MPS' five-year...

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May 21, 2015
A review of the proposed Milwaukee Public Schools 2016 budget indicates the district was able to successfully navigate declining revenues and potential cuts in state aids. The Public Policy Forum’s latest Budget Brief illustrates steps taken by MPS leadership to trim the district budget but...