Lawmakers discuss education funding The House and Senate voted to spend nearly $14 billion on K-12 education for the next two years, essentially holding state funding flat during that time. The chairs of the Senate and House education committees join Midday to discuss the bill.11:00 a.m.
Rep. Mindy Greiling: Chair, House K-12 Education Finance Division. (DFL-Roseville)
Sen. Leroy Stumpf: Chair, Senate E-12 Education Budget Division.
President Obama weighing options for Supreme Court pick President Barack Obama is considering at least six contenders to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice David Souter. The list is dominated by women and Hispanics, including judges and leaders from his own administration who have never donned a judicial robe.12:00 p.m.
Suzanna Sherry: Law professor, Vanderbilt University.