AL Senate passes education budget with ASU funding cuts

AL Senate passes education budget with ASU funding cuts

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

The Alabama State Senate passed a $5.9 billion education budget Thursday.

The budget includes a one-time bonus of 1 percent for teachers and support personnel.

The budget cuts funding for Alabama State University by more than $10 million.

The budget will now go to the Alabama House of Representatives.

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