“… little progress this week toward more closely examining how it expends public dollars.”
“It was a vote saying we do not trust our staff to limit their travel during a time of economic crises,” District 4 board member Charlotte Crawley says.
But the board’s action Tuesday falls short of what originally was intended and, because of its loopholes, only further muddles a process that instead should be made all the more transparent with the school district battling a $15 million-a-year spending problem.
In short, Protecting SPECIAL INTERESTS & Inefficient Management!
SO, The Caddo Parish School Board wants to “Investigate” their own travel?
I guess it’s time to actually look at who went & how much they spent on travel… Here is a teaser – Are there really budgeted trips that “Take parents…” to educate them on programs. Stay tuned! For now, go figure these reports:
These reports are generated by files recently received from a Public Records Request. The first is the data as sent by CPSB in the specific request: All Out Of State Travel in the School Year 2010-2011. It was delivered in a flat Adobe Acrobat file, Read more