Gap Elimination Adjustment.

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Eight years after the stock market crash and the start of the Great Recession, the State’s Senate Leader say it’s time to get rid of a law that limits funding to some schools. The measure was created when the state had a $10-billion-dollar budget deficit, now, the state is running  surpluses.

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Several area school districts will be holding a joint protest in downtown Buffalo Friday morning calling for equity in school aid and an end to the Gap Elimination Adjustment.  A similar rally will be held Friday night for East Aurora Schools.  WBFO'S Focus on Education reporter Eileen Buckley says teachers, administrators, superintendents and parents are coming down hard on the Governor's education reforms.