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Bill Hanson of Duluth schools, with Duluth Mayor Don Ness behind him, tells a Thursday gathering in the state Capitol that his district, Minneapolis and St. Paul would lose money in a Republican school funding plan. Pioneer Photo/Don Davis

Capitol Notebook: Big three schools upset with bill

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislative Republicans target Duluth, St. Paul and Minneapolis in their education funding bill, mayors and school officials from those three cities allege.


It would hurt students, Duluth school official Bill Hanson told a couple hundred school supporters and the media Thursday outside the governor's office.

"Minnesota's future depends on us," the school district chief financial officer said.

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