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Voters approve extra $7M for Stoughton schools

Published On: Apr 02 2014 07:22:28 AM CDT
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Sarah Hoye/CNN

STOUGHTON, Wis. -

Stoughton voters will allow the school district to exceed tax levy limits by $7 million over three years.

Sixty-three percent of voters came out in support of a referendum asking for the levy limit increase in Tuesday's election.

The district wants to use the money to help with the $3.1 million fiscal shortfall it's facing next year, when the previous referendum expires.

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