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Education Funding

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Views on Broadway plan changes, student loan vote, Medicare Advantage, Common Core.

April 02, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Balanced Arizona budget relies on diverting school funds

Balanced Arizona budget relies on diverting school funds

Voters must approve governor's plan to take money away from schools for bureaucracy.

March 16, 2015 6:45 pm Photos

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Federal legislation could hurt TUSD, Grijalva warns

Federal legislation could hurt TUSD, Grijalva warns

Republican proposal rolls back civil rights protections, he says.

March 13, 2015 7:35 pmLoading…
Arizona Regents chairman ready to sue over college funding

Arizona Regents chairman ready to sue over college funding

Mark Killian cited the constitutional provision that requires instruction at state universities be “as nearly free as possible.”

March 10, 2015 7:59 pmLoading…
Education cuts stalling Arizona budget approval

Education cuts stalling Arizona budget approval

Lawmakers balk at some reductions pushed by Gov. Doug Ducey.

March 06, 2015 7:30 pmLoading…
School, business leaders join to oppose education cuts

School, business leaders join to oppose education cuts

Proposed reductions would devastate schools, JTED, education and business leaders say.

March 05, 2015 10:00 pm Photos

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Sanchez says TUSD improving, planning for budget cuts

Sanchez says TUSD improving, planning for budget cuts

Officials working hard to overcome state funding cuts, district chief says.

February 23, 2015 8:30 pmLoading…
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Opinions on climate change, bond election, and results of Bill Walton poll.

February 21, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Bill would fine districts whose classroom spending lags

Bill would fine districts whose classroom spending lags

Tucson Unified School District would take estimated hit of $3.1 million.

February 19, 2015 7:14 pmLoading…
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Responses on SunZia project, Keystone pipeline, education funding, Forever Wild license.

January 31, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Ducey calls for better schools, no tax hikes

Ducey calls for better schools, no tax hikes

New Gov. Doug Ducey calls for schools upgrade, but short on specifics of how to do that in first official speech.

January 13, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Lawmakers asked to upgrade universities, protect business tax cuts

Lawmakers asked to upgrade universities, protect business tax cuts

PHOENIX — The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry wants the state to create a “world-class education system” and have a balanced state budget.

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Ducey proposes hiring freeze to balance budget

Ducey proposes hiring freeze to balance budget

New governor wants to make education a priority, put halt on jobs.

January 11, 2015 10:00 pmLoading…
Republicans criticize Democrats' criticism of education in Ariz.

Republicans criticize Democrats' criticism of education in Ariz.

PHOENIX — Arizona’s top Senate Republican accused Democrats Friday of hampering the state’s recovery by complaining about its public education system.

January 10, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Ducey won't rescind tax cuts to balance budget

Ducey won't rescind tax cuts to balance budget

Gov.-elect plans accounting maneuvers, borrowing to ‘balance’ Ariz. budget. 

November 17, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
National education leader in Tucson: Politicians hurting children

National education leader in Tucson: Politicians hurting children

Says profiteering is also harmful to the state's educational system.

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Brewer: State should pay schools what they're owed

Brewer: State should pay schools what they're owed

Settle now or possibly face bigger bill, she says. Lawmakers aren't listening.

October 01, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Governor candidates present a clear choice on education

Governor candidates present a clear choice on education

DuVal, not Ducey, is best for Arizona's schools.

September 23, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Schools offer to excuse $1.3B in 'back pay'

Schools offer to excuse $1.3B in 'back pay'

In order to settle inflation adjustment lawsuit, schools provide straight-forward offer.

September 22, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…
State must restore $316 million in education funds

State must restore $316 million in education funds

Judge's ruling raises possibility bill could reach whopping $2.9 billion.

July 11, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

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