South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has proposed a three percent increase for the states K â€“ 12 schools. That was an increase from the one point six percent increase that had been talked about earlier.
Representative Mike Stevens of Yankton says thatâ€™s a welcome changeâ€¦
Stevens says legislators will have to have more of a debate on how much goes to the state budget reserveâ€¦
Schools are still recovering from a ten percent cut in state aid that was passed in 2011.