“… 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
This site will post the results of Public Records Requests and allow the public to see where money is spent and how the Caddo Parish School Board may be failing to serve the citizens! Every citizen is on a $$$ Diet, so the CPSB Central Office should cut back too!
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