A Grant for Education with Strings Attached


The samefacts.com blog, hosted by Robert H. Frank a management professor at Cornell's Business School, has an interesting discussion of a grant from the Broad Foundation to support schools in New Jersey with an interesting stipulation.

The grant of $430,000 requires that the money's will only be available as long as Chris Christie remains governor.

At what price is a state willing to mortgage its integrity?

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