Illinois Needs Fair and Equitable School Funding Reform

I support transitioning to the evidence based funding model included in both SB1 and HB4069, but SB1 provides additional funding for Chicago Public Schools beyond the model at the expense of every other school district in the State. Illinois needs a new school funding formula that provides fair and equitable funding for every child.

Below is a chart comparing and contrasting how local school districts would fair under both bills: