Boas Discusses Upcoming Teachers Strike Vote

Published: Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:26am
Updated: Monday, April 16, 2018 - 2:57pm
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The Show checked in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment that focuses on big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.

Last week, Gov. Doug Ducey introduced a plan that would raise teacher pay in Arizona by 20 percent over the next three years. The #RedForEd movement had been calling for 20 percent in one year, and teachers will be taking a few days this week to consider whether they should go on strike in response.

Arizona Republic Editorial Director Phil Boas wrote about the possibility.

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