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These days, the battle over public school is more pitched than ever. A veteran journalist told us that, in a 30-year career, he’s never covered an issue that provokes as much disagreement and rancor as education. Read more»

Rep. Paul Boyer, R-Phoenix, says money spent publicly financing campaigns for state offices would be better used for education.

A state lawmaker wants voters to decide whether to strip the Citizens Clean Elections Commission of its funding and give that money to the Arizona Department of Education. Read more»

Arizonans believe education is a critical, but that public schools are failing to prepare students for college or the workplace, according to a statewide poll. Read more» 1