Big request for Alabama education budget

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Alabama education officials have a big request for next year’s education budget.

State school superintendent, Dr. Eric Mackey, is asking lawmakers for $300 million dollars for next year’s budget on top of nearly $5 billion dollars allocated for this year’s budget.

Mackey presented the budget proposal to the state board of education during a work session yesterday.

He says his proposal is based on needs, not wants.

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