FOR HACKENSACK’S FUTURE BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATES HOFFMAN, WASHINGTON IRVING, AHMAD DENOUNCE BOE’S FAILURE TO PASS SCHOOL BUDGET
BOE Vote Would Relinquish Budget Control to County
Robbing Hackensack Voters of Voice
HACKENSACK, NJ, (March 27, 2019)–Tim Hoffman, Yvette Washington Irving and Basim Ahmad—the Hackensack Board of Education candidates running as the For Hackensack’s Future slate—have jointly released the following statement in response to the Hackensack Board of Education’s failure to pass a proposed school budget on March 26, 2019.
“One of the most important responsibilities of any Board of Education is to oversee and approve the school budget, which ensures that vital resources are allocated to staff, students, and educational programs and facilities. Last night, the Hackensack Board of Education abdicated their responsibility to pass