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Education Funding in Arizona

Stories on the statewide debate over teacher pay and education funding.
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Striking Arizona Teachers End Walkout After Education Bill Signed

Teachers did not get everything they wanted, but they won substantial gains from reluctant lawmakers.

Groups that backed Proposition 208 seek to block tax cuts

The groups have filed a pair of voter referendums and have 90 days to collect the nearly 120,000 signatures

Gov. Ducey touts pandemic response, promises focus on education and tax cuts in annual address

The governor delivered his address virtually rather than in front of the state legislature.

Education notebook: Public school funding jeopardized, UA expands reach

A look back at this week's education stories in Southern Arizona and the state.

Invest in Ed is headed to court, again

Two legal challenges argue that Proposition 208 unconstitutionally overrules the Legislature's taxing authorities.

Arizonans approve tax on wealthy to fund education. Now what?

Your questions about Proposition 208, the Invest in Ed ballot measure, answered.

Initial results show approval for Arizona education tax on wealthy

Tuesday night numbers suggested the measure was likely to pass in Arizona.

Recapping Arizona Propositions 207 and 208

A discussion with AZPM's Alisa Reznick and Jake Steinberg.

What supporters and opponents say about Arizona Propositions 207 and 208

Initiatives on recreational marijuana and funding education with a wealth tax are on the ballot.

A look at Arizona’s two ballot measures

Arizona voters will decide on taxing top earners to fund education and legalizing recreational marijuana.
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