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Financial help for schools dominant theme at first hearing; regents voting on 2 new chancellors; silo mishap claims Catawba man, more state news

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GREENDALE -- Public school officials say they've squeezed out as much savings as they possibly can - and they need more state aid.

Gov. Scott Walker's decision to freeze public school aid, while spending more on private school vouchers, was a major topic Thursday at the Joint Finance Committee's first public hearing on the new state budget.

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Hundreds of people attended the all-day hearing, held in the Milwaukee suburb of Greendale.

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