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Lawmakers leery of school-penalty plan

Lawmakers on Tuesday challenged plans to move part of the university system’s budget to a system that penalizes campuses for performing poorly, with some arguing the formula doesn’t do much. “I have concern about your all-stick/no-carrot approach,” said Assemblyman Andy Eisen, D-Las Vegas. He added that the formula is built in such a way that “it would require an enormous change to see any real dollars.” Eisen said he favors rewarding institutions for good performance. “But it seems to me what we’re looking at here is significant work to track all this data, and the end result is for the …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Mar 21, 2013 05:36PM Published Mar 21, 2013 03:01AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.