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Arizona teachers demand 20 percent raise at Capitol protest

PHOENIX/March 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Thousands of teachers descended on the Arizona state Capitol on Wednesday to demand a 20 percent pay raise and increases to public education funding, which they say was $1 billion higher before the Great Recession. Clad in red shirts and carrying signs with the hashtag #RedforEd, demonstrators filled the lawns … Continue reading Arizona teachers demand 20 percent raise at Capitol protest