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Deal promises review of Georgia's school funding
Governor Georgia Deba Werm
Gov. Nathan Deal, left, and Democrat Jason Carter talk after squaring off for their second debate during The Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series at Georgia Public Broadcasting on Sunday in Atlanta. - photo by Associated Press
ATLANTA — Gov. Nathan Deal pledged an exhaustive review of the state's system for funding schools this week, 13 days before voters go to the polls. Deal has hinted at a review of the school funding formula since May, but began doling out details at campaign appearances during the last few weeks as Democrat Jason Carter made attacks over education spending a focus of his campaign.
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