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Examiner Local Editorial: D.C.'s shrinking school system doesn't need extra cash

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What's wrong with this picture? As part of his $1.8 billion budget for the next fiscal year, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray proposes spending $442 million to renovate and build new public schools. At the same moment, DC Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson is closing more than 10 percent of the existing schools due to underenrollment as parents bail out of the traditional system in favor of...