BUFFALO, NY (WBEN) - With severe spending cuts now the law of the land, President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans refused Saturday to concede any culpability for failing to stave off what both parties acknowledged was a foolhardy way to slash $85 billion in federal spending. Here in Western New York along with cuts in other Federal programs, local school districts will see some effect, though not major, from the cuts.
One of the few organizations that has detailed predictions on the impact is the NY State School Boards Association. according to their report, the Buffalo School District could lose over 2.5 million dollars in funding. You can view a full list HERE.