Statement by Gov. Perry on Approval of Texas' Education Stimulus Application
"I'm pleased that the U.S. Department of Education has approved Texas' application for State Fiscal Stabilization Funds, which will help increase public school funding, providing each school a minimum additional $120 per student," said Gov. Perry. "Providing quality education to our state's school children continues to be a top priority. Texas lawmakers appropriated this money, along with more than $30 billion in state funds, to enhance educational excellence in our state."