Despite looming budget cuts, schools ...

Despite looming budget cuts, schools still spending money on St...

There are 6 comments on the Fox 31 KDVR story from Feb 28, 2010, titled Despite looming budget cuts, schools still spending money on St.... In it, Fox 31 KDVR reports that:

With budget cuts looming, Colorado's three largest school districts have been spending on food, travel and other discretionary expenses with little oversight.

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department of hard labor

Denver, CO

#1 Feb 28, 2010
This is exactly why I don't support public education. I have no kids in these schools and I don't feel like paying for this kind of crap.

I don't buy that stuff for myself and I see no reason to buy it for others who are just as able as I am to pay for it.

Fort Collins, CO

#2 Feb 28, 2010
Isn't it sad that parents need attracted to after school events that are in the best interest of their kids with food? I don't know whether to laugh at that excuse or cry about the parents.

Byers, CO

#3 Feb 28, 2010
What is even worse is that there is and never will be anything done about this kind of abuse by our governing officials

Denver, CO

#4 Feb 28, 2010
Hmm. How many teacher salaries does 580,000 equal? This is outrageous.

Manzanola, CO

#5 Feb 28, 2010
What happened to regular coffee,cheap donuts and live internet?
If our kids can be taught using internet teachers why can't teachers and administrators use the internet to be taught by others in other as well?

Lompoc, CA

#6 Mar 2, 2010
Douglas county canceled bussing routes because of lack of money. So now we have to drive or walk him every morning. I hope the Starbucks is good.

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