Schools get billions from the state every year. That number is growing fast. Here’s why it’s never enough.
$7.2 billion is a lot of money.
enough to buy every Oregonian a new MacBook Pro, iPad and iPhone 6. Or
enough to buy every school district in Oregon a $36 million, gently used
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The McSweeney's literary boys club has its first girl writer in Amy Fusselman.
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