Published Online: January 22, 2008
Published in Print: January 23, 2008, as Indiana

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Gov. Mitch Daniels (R) • Jan. 15

As part of a massive tax-overhaul package designed to lower property-tax bills for homeowners, Gov. Daniels proposedRequires Adobe Acrobat Reader that Indiana’s public schools no longer be financed through property taxes. Currently, about 15 percent of K-12 operating expenses in the state are paid through property taxes. The proposal would shift the entire cost of running schools to the state.

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