A neuralgic reaction to Trump, I get. But Ducey?
True backpack funding and replacing existing taxes with a business gross receipts tax would be better for students, government finance and the economy.
Increases the sales tax, increase the base level in school finance formula. Be done.
Economists and public finance experts think expanding the sales tax to include services is a good idea. The Realtors are circulating an initiative to preclude it.
Garcia claimed his education funding plan would raise the revenue to cover the #RedforEd “demands.” Not even close.
Rep. Mark Finchem is correct that the system of governing universities, through the Board of Regents, makes no sense. But his alternative makes even less sense.
The higher distributions to schools from the state land trust don’t invade principal, and they have been approved by Congress.
Extending Prop. 301’s education sales tax though legislative action was a monumental accomplishment, both substantively and politically.
Flake is trying to make an ideological case against Trump, but his real beef is over behavior.
A strategic eye needs to be on the key to success in increasing teacher pay: GOP voters approving a tax increase at the ballot.