DOUGALL - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Is Utah still last in per-pupil spending? <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Is Utah still last in per-pupil spending?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T09:19:02.752-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 09:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In recent weeks, some politicians have claimed that Utah has finally done it — moved out of last place in per-pupil spending. “In case you didn’t hear, UT [Utah] no longer has the lowest per-pupil total spending for public ed,” state Auditor John Dougall proclaimed on his Facebook page. Then, in late July, Sen. Howard Stephenson, R-Draper, announced to legislative leadership at a public Education Task Force meeting, “Idaho now holds the once-coveted position that we held for so long that none of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Sun, 03 Aug 2014 09:19:02 MDT