Groups blast CPS budget as 'shortsighted,' based on gimmicks
By Lauren FitzPatrick Education Reporter July 22, 2014 5:11PM
Tim Cawley, chief administrative officer with the Chicago Public Schools, discusses the district's proposed $5.76 billion 2015 budget Wednesday night at a public hearing at Malcolm X College. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media
Updated: August 24, 2014 6:22AM
On the eve of the approval of Chicago Public Schools’ $5.76 billion budget for 2015, two advocacy groups on Tuesday blasted the budget in their own analyses as unsustainable, shortsighted and based on a gimmick. READ MORE.