For Oklahoma, federal funding may shrink as follows:
Assistant Secretary Yudin expressed his concern that the sequestration will take effect, unless acted upon by March 27, 2013, with a resolution that will supersede the Act. He stated, “Education should be the last place to reduce funding cuts to vital programs”, but he estimated that there will be a 5% cut to federal funds across the board, based on last year’s program allocations. The sequestration will also reduce funds dramatically for IDEA Part C (SoonerStart) service to infants and toddlers with disabilities.
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