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Monday, July 28, 2014
Complete video- July 22 Joplin R-8 Board of Education meeting
If board member Debbie Fort had not asked questions about the C. J. Huff Administration's plan to go into long-term debt to cover "might-as-well" spending, the public would not have known that the board passed a resolution to authorize it.
The exchange over the long-term debt begins at about the 2:06.27 mark in the accompanying Jet 14 video.
The video also includes a detailed explanation of security at the new high school,