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Az budget: School's out forever!

Republican leaders and Gov. Doug Ducey agreed to a $9.1 billion budget that would make severe cuts to Arizona's education spending. The state is poised to cut $255 million from its K-12 schools budget over the coming two years, and plans to stop funding community colleges in Pima, Pinal, and Maricopa counties. Universities will be hit by a $104 million cut in fiscal year 2016.

Roberto De Vido writes cartoons and comics about politics, sports (and life) from a small fishing and farming village an hour southwest of Tokyo.

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“We’ve got a budget deal. We’re excited about where we are.”

— — Gov. Doug Ducey