The Arizona Legislature has approved a spending package that includes an education funding and teacher pay bill. KNAU’s Aaron Granillo reports some educators say the measure doesn’t go far enough to address their classroom needs.
The Arizona Legislature has approved a new state budget that includes money for teacher pay raises and a partial restoration of school funding. A majority of Republicans now say they plan a push to end the annual session.
Some members of the Arizona business community are criticizing a proposed ballot initiative that would tax high-income residents to increase teacher pay and school funding. KNAU’s Justin Regan reports.