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Texas Releases $11 Billion Of $18 Billion In Federal Stimulus Money For Public Schools

The newly released funds come after educators and state Democrats urged the governor to unlock the pandemic relief money as schools plan their budgets for the next school year.

State lawmakers announced Wednesday they are releasing $11B in federal stimulus funding for public schools.

Duncan Agnew contributed to this report.

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