DOE Budget Moving Through Legislature

Apr 15, 2014

Department of Education Assistant Superintendent and Chief Financial Officer, Amy Kuhns (left), updates the Board of Education Finance and Infrastructure Committee on the schools budget.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

State lawmakers began deliberations today on the state budget in a joint Senate-House conference committee.   The largest state funding outlay – about one-third of total spending – goes to Hawai’i’s public school system.   HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.