|Occhipinti Campaign lit: Frank Raia's $92K investment|
Well folks, campaign season has not begun, it is early. In fact, the BoE slates have not announced, yet. But, I was reminded of something by an Anon this morning.
A former City Council candidate-now incumbent School Board candidate and his City Council running-mate now running for School Board disseminating lies about Hoboken Public Schools on campaign literature supporting the"One Hoboken Moving Forward" slate.
Since it's early in the season, GA will point out the three glaring whoppers.
1. Per-Pupil Costs. The per-pupil costs are those proposed for 2012-2013, and the numbers available to the Occhipinti Campaign and available to the public on the Hoboken Board of Education web site. It's called the User-Friendly Budget 2012-2013.
|Hoboken BoE User friendly Budget|
2. University of Notre Dame Costs (*source: cappex.com)
$55,855 Annual Cost to Attend3. The CRAP "Wall Street Journal Poll." In August 2012, GA debunked this Truila Real estate poll that 'mysteriously' ended up in the Wall Street Journal just in time for the 2012 School Board race. You'll never guess who was the former Education Reporter at the Wall Street Journal? Hint: not a fan of Kids First. Read:
$11,934 on campus room & board;