So, let me get this straight. We’re going to cut taxes — and increase spending, right? I like that idea. I think I’ll quit my teaching job and start eating caviar for every meal… How do you think that will work out?
Oh wait… I couldn’t afford caviar as a teacher right now… but surely once I quit, I can work that in. I’ll have plenty of time without the mentoring, tutoring, grading, and lesson planning…
‘State’ of Oklahoma: Local legislators react to Fallin’s plan
On Monday, Feb. 6, during a joint session of the legislature, Fallin addressed multiple needs impacting the state including the budgeting process – and the upcoming projected budget shortfall, the need to raise funds for education – specifically teacher raises, and funding needs in the areas of public safety, health and state infrastructure.