Public Citizens for Children and Youth http://wesa.fm en Poll Shows Voters Support More State Education Funding http://wesa.fm/post/poll-shows-voters-support-more-state-education-funding <p>An education funding advocacy group says it has polling data that shows Pennsylvanians place public education high on their priority list and would not mind paying higher income or sales taxes to better support school.</p><p>Public Citizens for Children and Youth and the left-leaning Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center commissioned the Lake Researcher Partners poll.</p><p>The poll found that 56 percent of all respondents have a favorable opinion of public schools, and 48 percent said they were very concerned about funding for the schools.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 21:46:14 +0000 Mark Nootbaar 12002 at http://wesa.fm